The Seventh Session of the Global Platform For Disaster Risk Reduction (GP2022) will be organized by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) from 23 to 28 May, 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
This global forum is an avenue to share knowledge and discuss the latest developments and trends in reducing disaster risk. The GP2022 will be attended by governments, the UN system and all relevant stakeholders to address the agenda guided by the Sendai Framework goal, priorities for action and targets, the key priorities identified at the previous Global Platform held in Geneva, Switzerland in 2019 as well as those stemming from the Regional Meetings.
Main themes of the GP2022 include disaster risk governance, COVID-19 recovery, and disaster risk reduction financing, while key cross cutting themes such as the sustainable development goals and climate action will also be addressed.
The ICG/NEAMTWS Technical Secretary is involved as an organizing Team Member of Thematic Session 3 on Multi-Hazard and Multi-Sector Approach, and Thematic Session 15 on Early Warning and Early Action (EWEA).