Workshop on the Role of Telecommunications/ICTs for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management for the Americas

14 Sep 2021


Organised by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), this workshop will talk about the use of ICT solutions and digital technologies in helping in reducing and managing disaster risks.The event will also cover what are the benefits of said technological use, the importance of early warning and simulation exercises, The Tampere Convention on the Provision of Telecommunication Resources for Disaster Mitigation and Relief Operations, and the important role gender inclusion has for better disaster management.

The sessions will provide Spanish and English interpretation.

For more information, please visit the official webpage.