PEF Learning Event on DRRM

The Association of Foundations (AF) is organizing the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) Learning Event on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM).  This will be on October 13-15, 2015 in a venue in Metro Manila. The target participants are PEF’s partner organizations in DRRM and Accelerating Community Enterprises (ACE) Program, and AF member organizations. This learning event aims to develop a better understanding of DRRM, know the roles and responsibilities of the stakeholders/different sectors in mitigating disasters and responding to different calamities, and discuss opportunities in developing social enterprise-driven DRRM plans that are effective and sustainable.

AF members are encouraged to present and share their organizations’ experiences in the implementation of activities or projects on the following areas of DRRM: (1) disaster prevention and mitigation, (2) disaster preparedness, (3) disaster response, or (4) disaster rehabilitation and recovery.  Interested presenters are requested to fill-up the attached Presenters Survey and send it to the AF Secretariat by 17 September 2015. Download the Presenters Survey here.

Those who are interested to attend the learning event but will not present any DRRM experience may fill-up the Interest to Participate Form and send it tot he AF Secretariat no later than 17 September 2015. Due to limited slots, priority will be given to presenters. Download the Interest to Participate Form here.

The participants (presenters and non-presenters) will be confirmed by September 22. There will be no registration fee and AF will cover transportation and accommodation requirements of regional participants.

For inquiries, please feel free to call the AF Secretariat at (02) 911-9792 or 913-7231 or email af@afonline.org.