Outcome Document of the 2nd meeting of the European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR)


January 24, 2012

Given the established practice of the European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction (EFDRR), as an outgoing Chair, I am pleased to share with you the final outcome document of the 2nd EFDRR Meeting, which was held under the Macedonian Chairmanship in Skopje, on 10 -12 October 2011. This document is the product of your constructive and valuable feedback and comments.


I would like to emphasize that the final adjustments in this document have been done in cooperation with the UNISDR, while taking into consideration the comments that were received from EFDRR members.

2nd EFDRR meeting- Outcome Document




On this occasion, I would like to express my gratitude for the fruitful cooperation during the Macedonian Chairmanship. It was indeed a great pleasure and experience to chair the EFDRR and host the 2nd Meeting of the EFDRR, which yielded valuable outcomes. I also would like to use this opportunity to wish the current Chair, Mr. Damir Cemerin, Croatian Chairmanship, and the Co-Chair, Mr. Dag Olav Høgvold, Norwegian Co-chairmanship, much success in furthering DRR efforts in Europe.


The Macedonian National Platform for DRR stand ready to help the current and any future Chair of the European Forum.


With sincere wishes for further professional success, personal happiness and good health,


Best regards,

Pande Lazarevski,

National Coordinator of the Macedonian National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction Implementation