women exchange for disaster risk reduction (we4DRR) is an exchange network for female experts and should cater women working in research, policy and practitioners in the field of natural hazards and disaster risk reduction.
women exchange for disaster risk reduction (we4DRR) ist ein Netzwerk zum Austausch von Expertinnen im Bereich Wissenschaft, Verwaltung/Politik und Praktikerinnen im Kontext des Naturgefahrenmanagements und Naturgefahrenrisiko Reduzierung.
we4DRR on LinkedIn
As a network we4DRR also has a LinkedIn account to connect with members and other professionals.
we4DRR at the European Forum on Disaster Risk Reduction
Representatives of the European countries, stakeholder groups and partners gathered in Italy, 21-23 November 2018, for the European Forum on Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR).
we4DRR at the international conference on "Global Mountain Safeguard Research"
we4DRR was present at the GLOMOS ( Global Mountain Safeguard Research) conference from 17 – 19 October 2018 in Bolzano, Italy.
Von 8. - 10. Oktober 2018 fand in Graz die Jahreshauptversammlung vom Frauennetzwerk we4DRR (women exchange for Disaster Risk Reduction) statt. In der Hauptstadt der Steiermark fanden sich rund 30 Naturgefahrenexpertinnen ein, diskutierten Fachliches und absolvierten einen Workshop.
Am 6. März 2018 fand im Foyer der Hauptbibliothek der Universität für Bodenkultur (BOKU) die Eröffnung der Ausstellung On_Stage statt.
How to become a member of we4DRR
we4DRR is a european network for women working in the field of Disaster Risk Reduction. If you are interested in becoming a member of the network, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
We try to get back at you as soon as possible with further information.
Lecture series at BOKU - autumn/ winter 2017
The network we4DRR initiated a lecture series at the BOKU in Vienna.
Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction was held from 24 - 26 May 2017 in Cancun, Mexico to exchange on the progress in implementing the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.
General assembly 2017 in Trento, Italy
From 3 - 5 May 2017, 35 members of we4DRR met in Trento for the general assembly. The first evening started with the board game ‘mind the (gender) gap’ designed by Max Willis from the University of Trento, sparking first discussions on gender an disaster risk reduction as a warm up for the two consecutive days.
we4DRR in Switzerland - first meeting
As regional groups might bring another dynamic into the network, four members from Switzerland organized an exchange event for women working in DRR in Switzerland. The event took place on March 23rd 2017 at the University of Berne.
Expert conference „Security and gender in emergency situations“
On 22nd March, 2017 a conference on gender and DRR was held at the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade.
Sektion III - Forstwirtschaft und Nachhaltigkeit