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    • Global Risk Forum GRF Davos
    • Structure
    • 3 Pillars
      • Risk Academy
        • Knowledge sharing, know-how transfer and education
        • (e.g. courses, simulations, games, lectures, research).
      • IDRC Conferences and Workshops
        • International meetings with an integral risk management approach (biennal conference in Davos and regional conferences in between).
      • Platform for Networks
        • On-line forum where risk and disaster experts exchange knowledge and ideas.
    • Mission and goals GRF Motto „ From Thoughts to Action“ by closely linking practice, science, policy and decision making in the search for sustainable solutions. Through its 3 pillars, GRF Davos aims at reducing vulnerability for all types of risks and disasters to protect life, property, environment, critical infrastructure and all means of business for the worldwide community on a sustainable basis.
    • Mission and goals
      • The main goals of GRF Davos are:
      • To bridge the gap between science and practice
      • To promote the worldwide exchange of know-how and experience
      • To target solutions and promote good practice in integral risk
      • management and climate change adaptation
      • To provide and manage a network for decision-makers,
      • practitioners and experts
      GRF Motto „ From Thoughts to Action“ by closely linking practice, science, policy and decision making in the search for sustainable solutions.
    • IDRC Davos
      • Around 1200 participants from over 90 countries
      • 13 plenary sessions
      • 99 normal and invited sessions
      • 102 speakers
      • 1 special evening focused on Central Asian States
      • Compensation of CO 2 emissions
      • etc…
      IDRC Davos 2008 „ Public Private-Partnership – Key for Integral Risk Management and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation”
    • IDRC Davos 30 May - 3 June 2010 Davos Congress Centre Switzerland IDRC Davos 2010 The conference will continue the dialogue between the different risk areas and their stakeholders, but also serve as a bridge between science, risk governance, technology perspectives, problem solving and capacity building ! More information coming soon!
    • 100 Ideas for Action Joint publication with UN-ISDR as an outcome of the IDRC Davos 2008 ! Exclusive release of the 100 Ideas for Action brochure at the 2009 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction. 100 measures / project ideas to reduce disaster risk, to promote disaster prevention and to increase resilience.
    • 100 Ideas for Action The topics covered by the 100 Ideas for Action are:
    • Contact us Web: www.grforum.org Email: info@grforum.org Sign up for our newsletter at our exhibition booth!!!