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Communities in Luzon Island, Philippines, apply community-based disaster risk management (CBDRM) practices to prepare for yet another super typhoon.
Western Japan has been hit by heavy rains this past week, which resulted in floods and landslides in many parts of the country. Torrential rain, flood and landslides have resulted 158 casualties and 72 missing so far, and about 2 million people have been evacuated from the region (source: BBC). 
In this article, Lorna Victoria GNDR's VFL Pilot Coordinator shares an update of one GNDR's flagship programme latest outcomes. 
Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS) is a non-profit organisation committed to sustainable socio-economic development, conservation of natural resources, use of clean energy and protection of the environment through research and the implementation of innovative programmes.
The recategorisation of GNDR members began on 10 May and all members have since been invited to complete the process.
Dr Emad Adly, keynote speaker at event with more than 80 Turkish CSOs that will become the national DRR platform. 
Formally launched on January 29th during the Regional Training Workshop in Tongatapu, the Views From the Frontline (VFL) Pilot  in Tonga and the Philippines is being implemented by GNDR until July 2018 with funding from the Australian  Department of Foreign Assistance and Trade (DFAT) . It will combine lessons learned from the previous runs of the VFL and Frontline. 
GNDR is developing an application for EU funding to strengthen GNDR and its individual members, particularly those who are regional and national umbrella organisations. It is important that GNDR members read the Guidelines to ensure member organisations agree to the submission of this funding proposal.
A platform to share information, ground realities and analysis related to the Nepal Earthquake of 25 April, 2015
ONG Inclusiva, winner of the risk award 2014, member of GNDR and ECOSOC, is working hard to ensure people with disabilities are not going to be left behind after the several emergencies and disasters that are happening in Chile. 
Now that we have the Sendai Framework for DRR (SFDRR), GNDR wants to hear from you about your plans to ensure the Framework has an impact at the local level, and what GNDR can do to support you.
ADRRN has set a hub in NSET office in Kathmandu. Please find below the details of NSET focal person. Please share it with your colleagues so they can contact them for any local support and coordination on humanitarian efforts.
  GNDR is currently attending the Data Festival in Cartagena, Colombia. See below for a live stream of the main feed, courtesy of Cartagenda Data Fest 2015. To view other live streams of the event, please see http://www.cartagenadatafest2015.org/livestream    
Various ongoing citizens-generated data collection mechanisms are underway which serve as an invaluable source of knowledge to shape realities, aggregate peoples' views and assist decision makers in adopting sustainable solutions based on localised evidence that can be regional and globally aggregated.   At the dawn of the data revolution and the paradigm shift from the Millennium Development Goals to the new era of the Sustainable Development Goals, these examples are…
On the occasion of participating at the council meeting and Assembly of the Global Environment Facility "GEF" in the period of May 24th till June 1st 2014, a CSOs forum took place on May 27th that was attended by more than 200 representatives from all over the world to discuss the policy of public involvement in GEF6 projects, which has approved from all donor $4.3 billion to be allocated for…
My reflection on the "Synthesis Report of the Secretary General on the Post-2015 Development Agenda" (by Lucy Pearson, GNDR Advocacy Coordinator) 
Excellent participation and positive contributions. Download this summary in English, French and Spanish. 
Here is how some of our members celebrated the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR).  In South Asia, The Sindh Community Foundation in Pakistan led a civil society rally under the slogan ‘Resilience is for Life’. The Sarista Foundation in India continues to educate people about how to protect themselves from disasters. For IDDR2014 they held a workshop with senior citizens.   In South East Asia, CBM International and their partner…
GNDR Latinoamérica celebró el día 13 de octubre el Dia Internacional para la Reducción de Desastres, con líderes de la comunidad y las autoridades de la municipalidad de Peñaflor.
Hyderabad 13 Oct, 2014 IDRR2014 day was commemorated by SCF with the slogan of Resilience for Life in a rally by civil society representatives.
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