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Munich Re Foundation
Partners of the RISK Award
UN International Strategy for
Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)
01/09/2016 2
Global Risk Forum Davos (GRF)
Munich Re Foundation (MRF)
2017 RISK Award Announcement
Munich Re Foundation
The RISK Award
Purpose
To Address the increasing risks posed
by population development,
environmental and climate change
as well as complex technical systems
and infrastructure, the award partners
set up the RISK award in 2012.
01/09/2016 32017 RISK Award Announcement
Munich Re Foundation
The RISK Award
Aims
improve risk reduction and
disaster management
promote new, innovative and
effective solutions
for disaster prevention and relief
provide financial support
to DRR projects
01/09/2016 42017 RISK Award Announcement
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Beira –
Winner of the 2012
Early Warning in Urban Areas
Munich Re Foundation
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Peñaflor –
Winner of the 2014
Disaster Risk Reduction –
people-centered, innovative and sustainable
Munich Re Foundation
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Pune –
Winner of the 2015
Disaster Emergency –
resilience for the most vulnerable
Munich Re Foundation
Announcement
of the 2017
Information and Communication
Innovative Concepts and Technologies
for Disaster Risk Reduction and
Disaster Risk Management
Munich Re Foundation
2017 RISK Award
Information and Communication
Information and communication technologies (ICT) play
an important role for disaster risk management (DRM).
01/09/2016 132017 RISK Award Announcement
The more efficient these tools are used, the more people at
risk can be reached in time before or during an emergency.
New options for preparing communities to better cope with
disasters and its consequences can be facilitated.
Munich Re Foundation
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Munich Re Foundation
• raising awareness
• make planning more accessible
• transmit warnings and evacuation notifications
• mobilise and coordinate people
• observe and influence behaviour during disasters
• provide humanitarian information
• create integrated community warning systems:
communication, information, organisation, participation
• enable cash flows, e.g. for reconstruction and relief
RISK Award
Information technology may include
01/09/2016 152017 RISK Award Announcement
Munich Re Foundation
The 2017 RISK Award
goes to a project which…
is innovative
01/09/2016 162017 RISK Award Announcement
uses modern technologies in an intelligent way
is tailored to the needs, culture, and skills
reduces the severe consequences of a disaster.
Munich Re Foundation
The Jury
internationally renowned
01/09/2016 17
interdisciplinary
gender balanced
regionally diverse
fair
objective
targetedWalter AmmannDr. Susan CutterAnisya Thomas FritzDr. Robert GlasserThomas R. LosterHon. Maria Emily Lubega
Mutagamba (MP)Professor Haresh ShahSandra Wu, Wen-Hsiu
2017 RISK Award Announcement
Munich Re Foundation
Application
1 September 2016 to 30 October 2016
RISK Award Ceremony
UNISDR Global Platform
for DRR, Cancun, Mexico
May 2017
Dates and Deadlines
01/09/2016 182017 RISK Award Announcement
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Announcing the Risk Award 2017, Thomas LOSTER

  • 1. The title of the presentation can be several lines of text as required in Arial Bold 24/28 Author in Arial Regular 24/28 Date
  • 2. Munich Re Foundation Partners of the RISK Award UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) 01/09/2016 2 Global Risk Forum Davos (GRF) Munich Re Foundation (MRF) 2017 RISK Award Announcement
  • 3. Munich Re Foundation The RISK Award Purpose To Address the increasing risks posed by population development, environmental and climate change as well as complex technical systems and infrastructure, the award partners set up the RISK award in 2012. 01/09/2016 32017 RISK Award Announcement
  • 4. Munich Re Foundation The RISK Award Aims improve risk reduction and disaster management promote new, innovative and effective solutions for disaster prevention and relief provide financial support to DRR projects 01/09/2016 42017 RISK Award Announcement
  • 5. Kapiteltrennseite mit beliebiger Zeilenanzahl lorem ipsum dolores ut wisi meliro res sumquat Adispicis Melior resfrater dolores in Arial Bold 20/24 Beira – Winner of the 2012 Early Warning in Urban Areas
  • 7. Kapiteltrennseite mit beliebiger Zeilenanzahl lorem ipsum dolores ut wisi meliro res sumquat Adispicis Melior resfrater dolores in Arial Bold 20/24 Peñaflor – Winner of the 2014 Disaster Risk Reduction – people-centered, innovative and sustainable
  • 9. Kapiteltrennseite mit beliebiger Zeilenanzahl lorem ipsum dolores ut wisi meliro res sumquat Adispicis Melior resfrater dolores in Arial Bold 20/24 Pune – Winner of the 2015 Disaster Emergency – resilience for the most vulnerable
  • 12. Information and Communication Innovative Concepts and Technologies for Disaster Risk Reduction and Disaster Risk Management
  • 13. Munich Re Foundation 2017 RISK Award Information and Communication Information and communication technologies (ICT) play an important role for disaster risk management (DRM). 01/09/2016 132017 RISK Award Announcement The more efficient these tools are used, the more people at risk can be reached in time before or during an emergency. New options for preparing communities to better cope with disasters and its consequences can be facilitated.
  • 14. Munich Re Foundation © Cantus (2014), Wikipedia.
  • 15. Munich Re Foundation • raising awareness • make planning more accessible • transmit warnings and evacuation notifications • mobilise and coordinate people • observe and influence behaviour during disasters • provide humanitarian information • create integrated community warning systems: communication, information, organisation, participation • enable cash flows, e.g. for reconstruction and relief RISK Award Information technology may include 01/09/2016 152017 RISK Award Announcement
  • 16. Munich Re Foundation The 2017 RISK Award goes to a project which… is innovative 01/09/2016 162017 RISK Award Announcement uses modern technologies in an intelligent way is tailored to the needs, culture, and skills reduces the severe consequences of a disaster.
  • 17. Munich Re Foundation The Jury internationally renowned 01/09/2016 17 interdisciplinary gender balanced regionally diverse fair objective targetedWalter AmmannDr. Susan CutterAnisya Thomas FritzDr. Robert GlasserThomas R. LosterHon. Maria Emily Lubega Mutagamba (MP)Professor Haresh ShahSandra Wu, Wen-Hsiu 2017 RISK Award Announcement
  • 18. Munich Re Foundation Application 1 September 2016 to 30 October 2016 RISK Award Ceremony UNISDR Global Platform for DRR, Cancun, Mexico May 2017 Dates and Deadlines 01/09/2016 182017 RISK Award Announcement