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Webinar on “Empowering Women in Disaster Risk Reduction through Heritage”

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On April 10th, from 12h to 13h30 CET, Irina Palvova from UNESCO Liaison Office with EU will moderate a webinar on “Empowering Women in Disaster Risk Reduction through Heritage“.

This webinar will include topics on Women in Science, Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction and also Community Resilience through Heritage in Europe, and will be presented by UNESCO and Politecnico di Torino representatives.

Register here!


Welcome and introduction
Laurence Gillois, UNESCO Representation Office to the EU

Ways toward building resilience
Faduma Ali, UNESCO Disaster Risk Reduction Unit

Women in Science, closing the gender gap
Ana Persic, UNESCO’s Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Section

Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction
Mary Nyasimi, UNESCO Office in Nairobi and Regional Bureau for Science

Community resilience through Heritage in Europe
Rosa Tamborrino, Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning in Politecnico di Torino

Moderated by Irina Pavlova, UNESCO Liaison Office to the EU