12/12/2017

Members login


An-Najah National University
Project Coordinator
www.najah.edu

New Page 1
Funded By:
Supported by:

     News & Events

New Page 1

An-Najah Professor Participates in a Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction

09/10/2017 10:36:00

 Professor Jalal Dabbeek, Director of the Earth Sciences and Seismic Engineering Centre at An-Najah and the Vice President of the National Authority for Disaster Risk Mitigation in Palestine has recently participated in a workshop on disaster risk reduction to set a universal strategy that improves capabilities and reduces disaster risk according to Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.  

 
The workshop was held in Abu Dhabi and was over four days from October 9th – October 12th, 2017.
Prof. Dabbeek was invited by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)-Regional Office for the Arab States and the UAE's National Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management Authority.
The workshop discussed the seven goals and the four working priorities for Sendai Framework and their relation to sustainable development aspirations to develop strategies and limit disaster risk in the Arab region. During 2018, participating countries will create digital indicators world wild to evaluate the capacity of countries in various fields according to Sendai Framework. That will include the Arabian Gulf Region, the Mediterranean countries and the Arab Maghreb countries.
Notes:
The workshop was also attended by a number of representative from different Arab countries as well as members of the UAE's National Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management Authority.
 



  Add your comment

Name Country/address
Comment

  Visitors Comments

 
See also...

  Websites

  Newspapers

  Videos

  Photos

  News & Events

  Radio Meetings

  Announcements

  Newsletters

<< December 2017 >>
Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
            1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
         
 
 

All Rights Reserved, SASPARM Project 2013