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Workshop on disaster relief systems, network resilience and recovery

Istanbul, Turkey, ​11 December 2012
Contact: tsbworkshops@itu.int

Introduction

A one-day ITU Workshop on Disaster Relief Systems, Network Resilience and Recovery will take place at the Istanbul Technical University in Istanbul, Turkey, on 11 December 2012. This workshop will be hosted by the Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA) and the Istanbul Technical University.
The workshop will be followed by the Third Meeting of the Focus Group on Disaster Relief Systems, Network Resilience and Recovery (FG-DR&NRR) from 12 to 13 December 2012 at the same venue and will also be hosted by the ICTA and Istanbul Technical University.

Objectives

This workshop will facilitate the discussion of the Focus Group on Disaster Relief Systems, Network Resilience and Recovery (FG-DR&NRR) by providing information on natural disasters, rescue/recovery operations, support for victims, preparation for possible disasters, etc.  Experiences of Turkey and other countries will be shared to progress the work of the Focus Group.

Target Audience

Participants of the Focus Group on Disaster Relief Systems, Network Resilience and Recovery and related experts from Turkey.

Related Information

​General Information

Documentation

​Convening Letter, Registration and Programme