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The second session of the Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction will be held from 29 June to 1 July 2011 at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand.

The Committee is organized by the Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division (IDD) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

Committee Documents

Agenda item

Title

Symbol

  Information for participants  
  English only E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF1
  List of participants  
  English only E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF2
  Tentative Programme  
  English Chinese French Russian E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF3
  Report of the Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction on its Second Session E/ESCAP/CDR(2) 6
  English Chinese French Russian  

3

Adoption of the agenda

 

 

 

Annotated provisional agenda

 

 

English

Chinese

French

Russian

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/L.1

4

Recent trends in disasters and their socio-economic and environment aspects

 

 

 

Importance of disaster risk reduction in achieving the Milliennium Development Goals

 

 

English only

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF/4

 

Addressing disaster risk reduction and development through improved data on disasters

 

 

English only

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)INF/5

  Green Growth approach: experiences in mainstreaming disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation  

 

English only

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF/6

 

Climate change and disaster risk reduction: the role of trade and investment

 

  English only E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF/7

5

Implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action

 

 

 

Integrating disaster risk reduction into socio-economic development policies in Asia and the Pacific

 

 

English Chinese French Russian

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/1

 

Achievements and challenges in implementing the Hyogo Framework for Action in Asia and the Pacific

 

 

English only E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/INF/8

6

Enhancing regional cooperation on disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific

 

 

 

Enhancing regional cooperation, regional knowledge and capacity for disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific

 

 

English

Chinese French Russian

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/2

  ESCAP Multi-Donor Trust Fund for Tsunami, Disaster and Climate Preparedness  
  English Chinese French Russian E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/3
7 Mainstreaming innovative information and communications technology in disaster risk reduction  
  Expanding connectivity to disaster-affected communities through the innovative use of information and communications technology and disaster-related information  

 

English

Chinese French Russian

E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/4

8 Activities conducted as part of the ESCAP cooperative mechanisms on disaster risk reduction  
  Work of the Typhoon Committee and Panel on Tropical Cyclones  
  English Chinese French Russian E/ESCAP/CDR(2)/5
9 Consideration of the future focus of the subprogramme  
10 Consideration of draft resolutions for submission to the Commission at its sixty-eighth session  
11 Dates, venue and provisional agenda of the third session of the Committee