To Friday 08 December 2017
General objectives: In accordance with the Work Programme for the year 2017, adopted by the Latin American Council of SELA, this activity aims to:
i) Continue promoting the creation of public-private partnerships for disaster risk reduction;
ii) Define and analyze critical and essential public and private sectors and services, and their performance vis-à-vis disasters, as well as preventive policies;
iii) Continue supporting the coordination and cooperation of the work carried out by the UNISDR and OCHA in the field of strategic partnerships between the public and private sectors for disaster risk reduction and
iv) Further promote continuity of government, business and operations during disaster situations.
Specific objectives: i) Analyze the main variables that contingency, prevention, business continuity and continuity of operations plans should contain to deal with the priorities and the essential and strategic issues of the tourism sector in the Member States of SELA, and
ii) exchange experiencesand best practices on the development of contingency, business continuity and continuity of operations plans within institutions and companies in the tourism sectors.