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: Building Resilience through a Client-Centric Model
Nov 8, 2016, 9:30-10:30 am (EDT)
This webinar will explore innovative client-centric model approaches used by The Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance’s (AKAM), in Syria and Afghanistan, to build resilience against natural and civil disasters in a region that faces persistent political and economic instability.
Disaster Risk Reduction Online Forum
Nov 14 - Nov 30, 2016
As part of the SEEP / Citi Foundation Disaster Risk Reduction Project, SEEP is hosting an online discussion to promote knowledge exchange between practitioners on evolving practices being used to prepare for and recover from crises in the low income services markets.
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.
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.
For more information about these events and updates contact Jenny Morgan: firstname.lastname@example.org