The 5th Global Summit of GADRI will be held virtually from 31st August to 1st September 2021. In order to manage different time zones, it will be organised by the GADRI Secretariat together with the Regional Alliances.

  • America time zone session covering North and South America - Colorado State University, USA; Natural Hazards Center, University of Colorado-Boulder, USA; Center for Hazard Mitigation and Community Resilience, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA; and The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR), Western University, Canada
  • Europe with Africa and the Middle-East - Disaster and Development Network (DDN), Northumbria University Newcastle, UK; European Commission Joint Research Centre (EC-JRC), Italy ; and The Risk and Crisis Research Centre, Mid Sweden University, Sweden
  • Asia and Oceania - GADRI Secretariat supported by the South Asian Alliance of Disaster Risk Research (SAADRI)

Participation is through registration only and registration is free of charge.

To register, click the following link:

America time zone session covering North and South America





Europe with Africa and the Middle-East




Asia and Oceania



Registration will close on Saturday, 28th August 2021 at 12:00 hours (noon) Japan Standard Time (JST)
A final extension of the deadline for registrations -

31 Aug. 2021 - 01 Sep. 2021
5th Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction