Overview

RISK Award: Actions to reduce risks and facilitate disaster management.
Here you will find an overview of the current RISK Award milestones and an overview of the RISK Award projects.

 RISK Award miscellaneous

RISK Award miscellaneous

The prize will be awarded every two years. The International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC), organized by GRF Davos and the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, organized by UNISDR, will host the ceremonies. In the miscellaneous section you can find RISK Award news and official announcements. >more

RISK Award 2017: EpiNurse project in Nepal

RISK Award 2017: EpiNurse project in Nepal

The 2017 RISK Award praises and funds a project that enhances disaster preparedness through innovative information and communication technologies. It supports prevention and control of communicable diseases following a disaster. >more

RISK Award 2015: Community self-assessment with women’s participation

RISK Award 2015: Community self-assessment with women’s participation

With its project the AIILSG from India aims to reduce the disaster risk of the urban vulnerable communities in slums with a special focus on children and women. >more

RISK Award 2014: Peñaflor inclusive safe community - resilience for all

RISK Award 2014: Peñaflor inclusive safe community - resilience for all

The winner of the 2014 RISK Award is ONG Inclusiva, an organisation based in Peñaflor, a town south of Santiago in Chile. The aim of the project is to reduce or eliminate barriers in disaster risk management. >more

RISK Award 2012: Making the city of Beira resilient to floods and cyclones

RISK Award 2012: Making the city of Beira resilient to floods and cyclones

The inaugural RISK Award was presented by Munich Re Foundation, UNISDR and GRF Davos at the high profile IDRC disaster prevention conference in Davos on 26 August to a project aimed at using basic means to reduce the risk of flooding in slum areas of the city of Beira in Mozambique. >more

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