INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT

Disaster & Resilience

JUNE 16-18, 2020
MONTRÉAL, CANADA

A SUMMIT OF PERSPECTIVES

From June 16 to 18, 2020, Montreal will host the Disaster & Resilience International Summit. This trilingual event (French, English, Spanish) will be a meeting point for a variety of actors (managers and policymakers, stakeholders and humanitarians, experts and academics, artists and creators, local and indigenous populations). While targeting the needs of individuals, families, businesses, communities, participants will discuss resilience perspectives through an inclusive, multi-hazard and multi-disciplinary approach, before, during and after disasters.
BEFORE THE SUMMIT
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JOIN THE SUMMIT PROGRAM!

Propose an activity that will generate participation, exchange, discussion, collaboration and innovation among all actors of disaster resilience ... 

THE 4 STEPS OF DISASTER RESILIENCE

The summit will revolve around four central, non-exclusive but synergistic themes.

UNDERSTAND

How do stakeholders become more aware of the risks of disasters? How is awareness perceived by others? What knowledge do we have of risks and multi-hazard portrait?

MOBILIZE

How to mobilize, gather, engage collectively for resilience?

ACT

Which programs and interventions to build resilience? What actions to contribute to resilience? 

LEARN

What learning before, during and after disasters? How to find fulfilment in resilience for individual, organization or community?

Montréal

InnovatIVe, Festive, REsilient

Selected by the Rockefeller Foundation, the City of Montreal was the first Canadian city to join the 100 Resilient Cities program. Booming hub for the tech industry, culinary paradise, top-tier student destination, the Quebec metropolis will charm you with its great hospitality. 

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