Disaster risk reduction and emergency responses - Panel discussion
This event is co-organized by DESA and the Nippon Foundation, co-sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Japan.
H.E. Mr. Motohide Yoshikawa, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations
Dr. Hiroshi Kawamura, Focal Point on Disability-inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction, International Organizing Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Ms. Akiko Fukuda, Secretary-General of the World Federation of the Deaf-blind Japan;
Ms. Elina Palm, Liaison Officer of the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) Office in New York;
Ms. Marcie Roth, Director, Office of Disability Integration and Coordination, Federal Emergency Management Agency, United States Department of Homeland Security;
Dr. Elizabeth Lockwood, UN Advocacy Officer in New York, CBM.