Place : India, Mumbai Suburban
Contact Person:Dr S Ananda Babu
Description:The 4th World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM-2019) is being organised in Mumbai during 29th January - 1st February 2019 to deliberate on some of the most critical issues and challenges of implementation of the global frameworks on building resilience to disasters. Organised jointly by the Government of Maharashtra, Disaster Management Initiatives and Convergence Society (DMICS), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai, WCDM-2019 has been designed to be the largest assembly on disaster management outside the UN system.
Deadline for abstracts/proposals : 30th November 2018
Organized By :DMICS
Keynote Speakers :
Conference Highlights :Themes WCDM 2019 will revolve around the overarching theme of The Future We Want: Bridging Gaps between Promises and Action and the Seven Pillars for Building Resilience to Disasters, as outlined in the Visakhapatnam Declaration and Plan of Action adopted at the WCDM 2017. These seven pillars are: A. Resilience of Poor SDG goal to 'end poverty in all its forms everywhere' by 2030 is challenging by any means. There is significant convergence in the spatial distribution of pover
Venue :IIT Bombay, Main Gate Rd, IIT Area, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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