UN & IGOs - Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)

United Nations System

The General Assembly recognizes the importance of the contributions and participation of organizations of the United Nations System at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

Registration for the UN System

  1. Specialized Agencies and Related Organizations
  2. Associate Members of Regional Commissions
  3. United Nations Funds, Programmes and Other Entities

High Level Multi-stakeholder Dialogues

Each High Level Multi-stakeholder Partnership Dialogue  provided an opportunity for interactive discussions on key priorities, commitments and actions in support of the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction, as it related to each topic. The emphasis was on dialogue with partners in the room with some scene setting from key note speakers and panellists.

 There was no list of speakers, however customary protocol was observed. Speakers requested the floor from their seats. Interventions were encouraged not to exceed three minutes.

Contributions by the United Nations


Agriculture and disaster risk
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)


Gender responsive disaster risk reduction
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)


Health and disaster risk
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)


Infrastructure and disaster
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)


Tourism and disaster risk
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)


Water and disaster risk
A contribution by the United Nations to the consultation leading to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)