Upcoming Events

Avoidable Deaths Network

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13-14 January 2020 – ICDEM 2020 Conference

The ICDEM 2020: International Conference on Disaster and Emergency Management will be held on 13-14 January 2020 in Zurich, Switzerland. For more information, please click here.


28-30 March 2020 – ADN’s National Workshop in India

On 28-30 March, the ADN will hold a national workshop in India with the ADN – India office. The purpose of this workshop will be to engage with key stakeholders to launch the research themes and other activities for the ADN – India office.


9 April 2020 –  Launch of the ADN – Bangladesh Office and the ADN’s National Workshop in Bangladesh

On 9 April 2020, the official launch of the ADN – Bangladesh office will be held. Additionally, a national workshop will be held with key stakeholders in Bangladesh to identify research themes and other activities for the ADN – Bangladesh office.


27 May 2020 – Launch of the ADN – Uganda Office and the National Workshop in Uganda

On 27 May 2020, the official launch of the ADN – Uganda office will be held. Additionally, a national workshop will be held with key stakeholders in Bangladesh to identify research themes and other activities for the ADN – Uganda office.


28 May 2020 – GORILLA International Conference

The ADN will hold a Panel Discussion at the International Conference on Geographical Science for Resilient Communities, Ecosystems and Livelihoods under Global Environmental Change (GORILLA), which is hosted by Makerere University in Kampala. GORILLA targets sharing knowledge and research on emerging science, technology, tools and innovations around resilient communities, ecosystems and livelihoods. For more information on this conference, please click here.


23-26 June 2020 – Asia-Pacific Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (APMCDRR)

The conference in Brisbane, Australia is expected to focus on the need for local and inclusive action to build community resilience in the face of growing disaster risks. It is expected to produce a political declaration on disaster risk reduction and an updated regional action plan. For more information please click here.