[accessbangla] FW: Join us for Dhaka Conference | Disability and Disaster Risk Management 12 - 14 Dec-2015.

  • From: Vashkar Bhattacharjee <vashkar79@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <accessbangla@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2015 19:06:14 +0600

Dear all, for your information please find attached and following email.
Best, Vashkar


-----Original Message-----
From: Dhk Conf_Disability & DRM [mailto:inquiry@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Friday, September 25, 2015 4:27 PM
To: Dhaka Conference 2015 Inquiry
Subject: Join us for Dhaka Conference | Disability and Disaster Risk
Management 12 - 14 Dec-2015.



-----Original Message-----
From: Dhk Conf_Disability & DRM [mailto:inquiry@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Friday, September 25, 2015 4:27 PM
To: Dhaka Conference 2015 Inquiry
Subject: Join us for Dhaka Conference | Disability and Disaster Risk
Management 12 - 14 Dec-2015.

Dear Colleagues,

Greetings from the Dhaka Conference on Disability and Disaster Risk
Management - 2015.

We apologies for any cross-posting and if the e-mail has caused any
inconvenience at your end.

We take this opportunity to introduce the conference and encourage your
participation at the conference and to share this information with relevant
people in your network.

The objective of this international conference is to 'Identify concrete
actions to roll out Sendai Framework for DRR 2015-2030 with meaningful
participation and contributions by persons with disabilities and their
organizations in its planning, implementation, monitoring and reporting
process'.

The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (Sendai
Framework) is the first major agreement of the post-2015 development agenda.
It aims for the following outcome: The substantial reduction of disaster
risk and losses in lives, livelihoods and health and in the economic,
physical, social, cultural and environmental assets of persons, businesses,
communities and countries.

The theme of the Dhaka Conference is "Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk
Management." Under this theme there are 8 sub-themes. (Kindly see attached
Conference brief for details).

This conference could be an excellent platform to showcase and share good
practices on disaster risk management and disability to national and
international audience from NGO, Public and Private sectors.

The conference is being jointly organized by the:-

* Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDMR)
* Ministry of Social Welfare, (MoSW) and
* Centre for Disability in Development (CDD)

The Ministry of Women and Children Affairs (MoWCA) is the Associate
Organizer.

We are also happy that this conference is taking place 'In Collaboration
With, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)'

A number of other Government Division, Departments, Foundations, Institute
and NGOs are Co-organizers. The National Forum of Organizations Working with
the Disabled (NFOWD) is serving as the Secretariat.

We are expecting that Sheikh Hasina, the Honourable Prime Minister of the
People's Republic of Bangladesh to inaugurate the Conference. We also expect
kind presence of a number of high profile delegates.

For your kind information we have attached the Conference Brief and other
templates. If you are interested we can provide additional information. We
kindly request you all to register for the conference as well as to submit
abstracts, concept notes for special events, and stalls.

The 3-days Conference Registration Fee is BDT 3,000 for National
participants and US $ 200 for International .

You can also visit http://dhakaconference2015.org/ for information. You can
also e-mail to <inquiry@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> for information.

Please do share the information in your network, and encourage them to
register, participate as well as submit abstract for presentation
(concurrent and ignite), organize special (side) events and stalls (market
place). We especially seek your help to encourage participants from your
network.

If you need any logistical and administrative assistance from CDD, please
let us know.

With thanks and best regards,

--
Dhaka Conference | Disability & Disaster Risk Management
12 to 14, December, 2015

Attachment: Abstract format_Concurrent Sessions and Ignite Stage_presenter's name.doc
Description: MS-Word document

Attachment: Concept Note_Market Place_Your organization name.doc
Description: MS-Word document

Attachment: Concept Note_Special Events_Your organization name.doc
Description: MS-Word document

Attachment: Dhaka Conference on Disability and DRM_Draft V15_Sept 20.pdf
Description: Adobe PDF document

Attachment: Registration Form_your name.doc
Description: MS-Word document

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