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Invitation: Investing in disaster preparedness, response and recovery

01 March 2013
Trade unionists, community leaders and United Nations agency and national delegation representatives are invited to a special meeting to network and discuss critical disaster preparedness, response and recovery issues. In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, this is an opportunity to share experiences, lessons learned and best practice proposals for solutions.

The meeting will be held on

Panel discussion + social hour 6:30-9:30pm
32BJ SEIU - 25 West 18th Street
5th Floor Conference Room
(between 5th & 6th Aves) New York, NY
Co-sponsors: 32BJ SEIU, DC37/AFSCME, Public Services International, The Worker Institute at Cornell

With speakers from:
District Council 37/AFSCME, Henry Garrido
Public Services International, Rosa Pavanelli
TWU Local 100
UWUA Local 1-2, John Duffy
ALIGN, Matt Ryan

Your views are important. We look forward to having you join in the discussion on how we can strengthen professional expertise, public services and community capacity for better disaster resilience.

Please download and distribute the flyer attached.


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