Disaster Risk Reduction Program
Disaster Risk Reduction Program Events and Updates
Consultation on Mainstreaming DRR in Financial Institutions and Mechanisms
28th June, 2016- New Delhi
SEEP Network and Sphere India brought together various government, non-government and financial services actors to better understand DRR challenges and opportunities faced by financial service providers and low income clients.
Webinar: Fostering Resilience in the Middle East: A People Centered Approach
Aug 10, 2016, 11:30-12:30 pm (EDT)
This webinar will explore three innovative approaches used by Vitas Group and Global Communities to successfully grow the financial inclusion sector in the Middle East over the last 20 years, despite the region’s persistent political and economic instability.
DRR and Financial Service Providers in India
Sa-Dhan National Conference: “Financial Inclusion on Path to Sustainable Development Goals”
14 & 15 September, 2016 - New Delhi
SEEP and IFMR will be presenting initial findings of the DRR Mapping project, a formal study designed to better understand disaster risks and vulnerabilities at the financial service provider and client level. SEEP will also host a meeting for public and private actors engaged in disaster risk reduction. The goal is to better understand the challenges facing the microfinance providers and their clients, and to explore opportunities for collaboration.
ACCESS Inclusive Finance India Summit
5 & 6 December, 2016 - New Delhi
SEEP and IFMR will present the formal findings and recommendations of the DRR Mapping study designed to better understand vulnerabilities at the provider and client level and environmental factors and local capacities that exist to help the sector absorb, adapt and transform from shocks caused by disasters. SEEP will also host a meeting for market actors to discuss the outcomes of the DRR Mapping project and to further explore how related recommendations contribute to a National Engagement Strategy for DRR.
For more information about these events and updates contact Jenny Morgan: email@example.com