The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) is pleased to invite civil society to attend the 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (22-26 May 2017, Cancún, México).

Download the invitation from the UN Special Representative for Disaster Reduction to civil society in English here and for Spanish here.

The Women’s Major Group encourage you to distribute this invitation among your network of interested and relevant partners.

Applications for Ignite Stage and Market Place booths are now open. In addition, the side event application has been extended to 15 January 2017.

Continue to visit the GP2017 website to ensure that you are up to date on the Global Platform developments.

For inquiries and feedback, please email