Developing Capacities on Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction in the Asia-Pacific Region

28 Apr 2014 - 1 May 2014
Seogwipo City, Republic of Korea

This capacity building training workshop, while promoting the importance of effective climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction, will provide: i) an opportunity for countries and cities in the Asia-Pacific region to enhance capacities in climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction with a focus on countries/cities Resilience Action Plans development and implementation; ii) a platform to exchange in-depth learning from experts in the related area and to share good practices among participants; iii)   a venue for city-to-city cooperation in building resilience in cities by integrating disaster risk principles into local disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation plans, programmes and initiatives.

UN Organisation(s): 
UNITAR
Partner(s):
CIFAL - Jeju
Language(s): 
ENG