To realize risk-informed investment by the private sector at large, influencing the financial sector is a key leveraging point. Engagement in the ongoing global momentum under the SDGs and climate discussions offers the opportunity for the integration of disaster and climate risk into financial sector investment decisions.

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In a significant stride towards promoting women's leadership in disaster risk reduction (DRR), the Women International Network on Disaster Risk Reduction Philippines Chapter (WINDRR PH) was officially launched on April 26, 2023.
ARISE Philippines
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The course focused on enabling businesses to learn about the significance of investing in resilience and addressing disaster risks while considering the needs of employees, customers, suppliers, and communities.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs - Geneva
Documents and publications
The quarterly ARISE Newsletter showcases the latest news and achievements of the ARISE networks and provides an outlook on key future events.
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The private sector has an important role to play and we call on all businesses to support the response and recovery efforts, in any way they can. One way is to support some of the coordinated efforts of the United Nations.
UNDRR Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE)
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ARISE Japan and ARISE Philippines hosted their fourth Knowledge Sharing Session (KSS) on 25 November 2022.
ARISE Philippines
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UNDRR Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE)
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Documents and publications
The subnational INFORM models identify areas at a high risk of a humanitarian crisis that is more likely to require international assistance, based on risk concepts published in scientific literature.
Documents and publications
ARISE Annual Report 2020 highlights key events, latest news and achievements of the ARISE Networks in 2020-2021
Organization ARISE Philippines
Asia Pacific College
The project supports the overall sustainable disaster management efforts by ARISE.PH member institutions; for easy consolidation and reporting of ARISE.PH members' documents, performance, and projects.
Commitment date range
2021-09-01T08:47:00 - 2021-11-30T08:47:22
Priority Infrastructure Insurance Investors SMEs
ARISE National Network in Egypt
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, Regional Office for Arab States launched the ARISE Egypt National Network, which is the second National ARISE network to be developed in the Arab Region.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Arab States

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