Health and Disasters: Understanding the International Context
A course developed and conducted by CPSC for the Medical Library Association and the National Library of Medicine.
On May 3, CPSC will offer a half-day training course at the Medical Library Association’s annual meeting: One Health: Information in an Independent World. Click here for information on the course Health and Disaster: Understanding the International Context.
Engaging Indigenous Peoples in Disaster Risk Reduction
A special session at the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) Global Platform, coordinated by CPSC.
The theme of the 2013 UNISDR Global Platform is Invest Today for a Safer Tomorrow. CPSC is coordinating a Side Event at this global forum on Engaging Indigenous Populations in Disaster Risk Reduction. The Side Event will be followed by a strategy session to outline next steps and fortify a call for action to promote the inclusion of an indigenous perspective in the post-2015 global framework for disaster risk reduction.
- Click here to view the website of the 2013 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction.
- View the Background Document, Objectives, and Abstract.
- Contact CPSC for more information.