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Three-day virtual International Conference on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure 2021 kick starts from March 17

From top left – Mr. Gavin McGillivray, Minister Counsellor Development British High Commission, New Delhi; Mr. Sandeep Poundrik, Director General, CDRI; Mr. Kamal Kishore, India Co-Chair…

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Dr. P.K. Mishra, Principal Secretary to Prime Minister, India, and Rt Hon Alok Sharma President COP 26 Jointly Launch CDRI Resilient Infrastructure Marketplace and “Youth for Resilient Infrastructure” Essay Competition

NEW DELHI, 16 February 2021 – The Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) late Monday welcomed CDRI Co-Chairs Alok Sharma, COP26 President, and Dr. P.K. Mishra, Principal Secretary to India’s Prime Minister Narendra…

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CDRI Launches Webinar Series with Nature-based Solutions: Strengthening Synergies for Building Resilient Infrastructure

NEW DELHI, 19 November 2020 – The force of nature can form a powerful wall of defence to protect lives, livelihoods and even massive infrastructure that services rural communities and major cities alike. This is the take-away message from a webinar of experts organized on 18…

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Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure Marks First Anniversary with Fellowship Programme, Webinar

NEW DELHI, 23 September 2020 – Launched one year ago at the UN Climate Summit in New York City, the Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) has grown to include 16 countries and three multinational organizations with three others in the process of…

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Honourable Prime Minister Announces Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure at UN Climate Action Summit

Global partnership aims to promote resilience of new and existing infrastructure systems to climate and disaster risks.

New York/New Delhi, 23 September 2019 - At the UN Climate Action Summit 2019 held…