Event Start Date:
October 15, 2020
Event End Date:
October 15, 2020
Event Venue:

Centre for Public Policy Research  and the U.S. Consulate General, Chennai will launch a ‘Community Resilience Handbook for Disaster Preparedness and Management’ followed by a panel discussion on “All-Hazards Approach to Community-Based Disaster Risk Mitigation.”


The Public Affairs Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai Ms. Anne Lee Seshadri will release the handbook.

The panel discussion will feature

Dr. Muralee Thummarukudy, Chief of Disaster Risk Reduction, UNEP

Dr. Himanshu Grover, University of Washington

Dr. Shekhar L. Kuriakose, Member Secretary, Kerala State Disaster Management Authority

Dr. Niveditha P. Haran IAS (Retired), Honorary Chairperson, Centre for Migration and Inclusive Development

Dr. D. Dhanuraj, Chairman, Centre for Public Policy Research will moderate the panel discussion.

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