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CityRAP é aplicada em Comoros

By |May 4th, 2017|

UN-Habitat e DiMSUR introduzem a metodologia da ferramenta CityRAP em Moroni

4 de maio 2017 –Cerca de 40 participantes da União dos Comoros foram treinados à metodologia da ferramenta CityRAP na cidade de Moroni com a equipa do UN-Habitat e do DiMSUR em um curso intensivo de 5 dias na semana passada. “Desta vez o CityRAP […]

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L’outil City RAP est en phase d’exécution aux Comores

By |May 3rd, 2017|

L’équipe de lONU-Habitat et du DiMSUR a délivré la première phase de  la méthodologie CityRAP à Moroni en délivrant un cours intensif de 5 jours.

02 mai 2017 – La semaine dernière, près de 40 participants de l’Union des Comores ont suivi le cours intensif de l’outil CityRAP dans la ville de Moroni avec l’équipe de […]

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Comprendre le processus de l’outil CityRAP

By |March 17th, 2017|

Plan d’Action pour la Résilience Urbaine de la Commune Urbaine de Morondava, Madagascar – février et mars 2016

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Morondava et les aléas naturels

La Commune Urbaine de Morondava est la capitale économique et le carrefour obligé des cinq districts de la région du Menabe, dans le Moyen-Ouest malgache. Le manque d’entretien des […]

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The CityRAP Tool process in Madagascar

By |March 17th, 2017|

The experience of the Resilience Action Plan for the community of Morondava, Madagascar between February and March 2016

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Morondava and natural hazards

The urban Municipality of Morondava is the economic capital and the unavoidable intersection of the 5 districts  composing the Menabe region, in the Malagasy Middle-East. The lack of maintenance of […]

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Formation de formateurs au Burkina Faso

By |February 13th, 2017|

Le DiMSUR et l’ONU-Habitat étaient à Ouagadougou pour la première formation de 2017

Février 2017 – L’équipe du DiMSUR et ONU-Habitat a réalisé la première formation de formateurs à Ouagadougou, au Burkina Faso, du 31 janvier au 3 février, afin de préparer les participants à mettre en œuvre l’outil de planification d’actions pour la résilience urbaine […]

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CityRAP Tool reaching Portuguese speaking countries

By |February 10th, 2017|

Lusophone countries in Africa build capacity on urban resilience through participatory approach with DiMSUR

February 10, 2017 – Portuguese speaking countries in Africa were one of the focuses of the CityRAP Tool in 2016. All the material and workshops related to the training of trainers on the CityRAP methodology were translated and adapted to Portuguese during […]

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Training of Trainers in Burkina Faso

By |February 9th, 2017|

DiMSUR and UN-Habitat were in Ouagadougou to deliver the first training of 2017

February 2017 – The DiMSUR and UN-Habitat team delivered the Training of Trainers in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso from 31 January to 3 February to enable participants to conduct the City Resilience Action Planning Tool (CityRAP) in their municipalities. The four-day capacity building programme […]

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Moçambique acolhe a sede do DiMSUR

By |February 8th, 2017|

DiMSUR está mais próximo de estabelecer-se como o centro de redução do risco de desastres da África Subsaariana

8 de Fevereiro, 2017 – O Conselho de Ministros de Moçambique aprovou a proposta para sediar o Centro Técnico de Gestão de Riscos de Desastres, Sustentabilidade e Resiliência Urbana na África Austral (DiMSUR, a sigla em inglês) durante a […]

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Mozambique will host DiMSUR

By |February 2nd, 2017|

DiMSUR is one step closer to become a strong sub-regional institution in Southern Africa

2 February 2017 – The Mozambican Cabinet approved the proposal to host The Sub-Regional Technical Centre for Disaster Risk Management, Sustainability and Urban Resilience (DiMSUR) in Mozambique during the 2nd Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers, which took place on Tuesday 31st January […]

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Climate change and mass migration

By |January 24th, 2017|

Source: INTEGRATED REGIONAL INFORMATION NETWORKS (IRIN) via Preventionweb

When international leaders met in the Bangladeshi capital last month for ongoing discussions about a new global migration policy, they glossed over what experts say will soon become a massive driver of migration: climate change.

“The international system is in a state of denial,” said A.N.M. Muniruzzaman, a retired major-general who now […]

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