RISK Award objectives
The specific objective of the RISK Award is to increase people’s resilience to risks and disasters, especially in developing countries. The award may concentrate on population development, water as a resource, and other risk factors may also be an issue. The RISK Award’s additional objective is to stimulate innovation and new approaches towards improving risk reduction and disaster management.
Every two years a new topic will be announced for the respective RISK Award.
"2017 RISK Award: Information and Communication
Innovative Concepts and Technologies for DRR and DRM"
"Disaster risk reduction – people-centered, innovative and sustainable"
"Disaster emergency - Resilience for the most vulnerable"
“Early warning in urban areas”