Workshop on Local Governance for Disaster Response


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Governance, disaster management

When: Oct 27 2014 - 8:00am until Oct 29 2014 - 3:00pm
Where: Huangshan City, China

The Workshop on Local Governance for Disaster Response will be held October 27-29, 2014 in Huangshan City, China. This workshop is jointly organized by the East-West Center, the Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy (ICLD) and the School of Social Development and Public Policy at Beijing National University. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together theoretical and practical expertise to address how democratic local governance mechanisms and capacity can be enhanced to address natural disasters. The workshop will be based on experiences and practices of ICLD’s Municipal Partnership Program and research in China and Bangladesh funded by ICDL.

Primary Contact Info:
Name: Bryan Smith
Phone: 944-7332
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