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Understanding Risk Caribbean Conference
From Monday 27 May 2019 -  04:00pm
To Friday 31 May 2019 - 07:30pm
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UR Caribbean will bring together representatives of government ministries and national disaster management agencies, disaster risk management practitioners, urban planners, insurance industry stakeholders, private sector organizations, academia, multilateral development banks, regional partners and donors to:

  • Identify gaps and needs that exist in disaster risk information
  • Obtain in-depth training in areas such as fiscal resilience, coastal protection, risk analytics & more
  • Share knowledge and best practices from analyses, studies, projects and business practices
  • Experience innovations from global partners that can facilitate disaster risk management processes

UR Caribbean is organized by the World Bank’s Caribbean Disaster Risk Management team, in partnership with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the European Union (EU), and will be hosted by the Government of Barbados.

Location University of the West Indies (UWI) Cave Hill Campus, Errol Barrow Center for Creative Imagination