On October 10, JLI partnered with Soka Gakkai International, the World Council of Churches, ADRRN to discuss Faith-Based Organization’s contributions to the Sendai Framework and disaster relief reduction (DRR). The discussion at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva, Switzerland included the presence of UNISDR and UNHCR.

Summary Report


  • Faith groups’ roles in implementing Sendai Framework DRR, in particular, reducing mortality
  • Good practices on DRR conducted by faith groups
  • How to strengthen partnership among governments, UN agencies, FBOs and religious communities
  • Program note
  • UNISDR’s Sendai Campaign 

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