Global Risk Dialogue – Session ||: Hazards with escalating potential – Implications for risk governance at the national and international levels


28. November 2023    
14:30 - 16:00

The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction is hosting the Event “Global Risk Dialogue ||: Hazards with Escalating Potential – Implications for Risk Governance at the National and International Levles” on 28th November 2023 between 14:30-16:00 CET.

The session will discuss how risk research must evolve to promote better understanding and management of hazards with escalation potential. It will:

  • examine experience and good practice from global practitioners working on the management of risks related to hazards with escalation potential
  • discuss how risk governance needs to evolve in the face of hazards with escalation potential
  • call for risk policymakers to specifically address gaps in the governance of hazards that could trigger cascades leading to global and existential catastrophe, as well as their drivers.

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