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2016 Understanding Risk Forum
2016 Understanding Risk Forum
May 16-20, 2016Venice, Italy

Members of the Understanding Risk Community will convene in Venice, Italy for the fourth biennial UR global forum, held over five days in mid-May. This year’s Forum, Building evidence for action, will convene attendees from all over the world, with interest, either professionally or personally, in the field of disaster risk identification.

We are pleased to announce that the 2016 Understanding Risk Forum will take place in Venice (Italy) on May 16-20. This year’s Forum, Building evidence for action, will convene attendees from the all over the world, with interest in the field of disaster risk identification.

Featured speakers:

  • Laura Tuck (World Bank Vice-president for Sustainable Development), 
  • Laura Frigenti (Head of the Italian Development Cooperation Agency), and 
  • Fabrizio Curcio (Director General, Italian Civil Protection)

For any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the World Bank Rome Office by email at italia@worldbankgroup.org or by phone at +39 06 777 101