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The four-part webinar-workshop series organized through a Tripartite Collaboration with Japan, India, and the Phillippines aims to help network members gain a deeper understanding of SFDRR's goals and by showcasing the value of its programs and initiatives in reducing business operational costs and disaster-related losses and damages. The sessions shall be facilitated by Mr.Sanjaya Bhatia and Mr. Alf Ivar Blikberg of UNDRR–Global Education and Training Institute (GETI)

Each session topic is as follows:

  1. Global Disasters Overview: Trends and Concept 
  2. Business Disaster Risk Management: Beyond Contingency Planning
  3. Lessons from around the World: The Business Case for DRR
  4. Business & DRR: Resilience Tools & Community Engagement
  5. Closing Event and Awarding of Certificates


  • United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) Global Education and Training Institute (GETI)
  • Asia Pacific ARISE Networks (India, Japan & Philippines)

For more information:
UNDRR Global Education and Training Institute (GETI) at
ARISE Philippines at

Date and Time

1 June 2023 (Thursday) | 13 June 2023 ( Tuesday) | 5 July 2023 (Wednesday) | 3 Aug 2023 (Thursday) | 17 Aug 2023 (Thursday) 

11:00 India | 13:30 Philippines | 14:30 Japan

Event date and time
Thu, Aug 17 2023, 12:00 - 1:00am UTC
Remote participation?
Venue accessible to people with disabilities?
Event language
International sign language interpretation?