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Praveen Singh Pardeshi

Senior Adviser

UNISDR

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UNISDR

12501 Old Columbia Pike

Silver Spring, Maryland,20904

United States

Company Description

About UNISDR: UNISDR is the UN office dedicated to disaster risk reduction. It is led by the Special Representative of the Secretary General for Disaster Risk Reduction and supports implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action 2005-2015: Building the Resil... more.

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Employment History

Senior Officer In Policy and Strategy

ISDR Secretariat


Commissioner

Pune Municipal Corporation


Gold Medallist Best Trainee Officer

LBSNAA


Head of Disaster Management

United Nations Development Programme


Affiliations

State Forest Department

Secretary


UNDP/BCPR

Head of the Recovery Unit


Education

MSc

Social Policy and Planning

London School of Economics


Web References(43 Total References)


International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) - Who we are

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Praveen Pardeshi is the Senior Officer in policy and strategy at the ISDR secretariat in Geneva since 2004.
Since he joined the ISDR he has been working on institutional issues related to disaster risk reduction within the UN, and on promoting disaster risk reduction as a more defined component of the Millennium Development Goals; and guidelines for disaster risk reduction in the Common Country Assessments and UN Development Assistant Framework. He has coordinated a process, at the initiative of Japan in 2004, to set up an International Recovery Platform which is solidly anchored in the key UN agencies dealing with post disaster recovery, including UNDP, ILO, the World Bank, regional organizations and both developing and developed countries, in particular donors. An economist with MSc from London School of Economics with a thesis on disaster recovery as a source of institutional change, he was a civil servant in India for 15 years. He managed a World Bank rehabilitation project in Latur 1993-1995, and managed the UNDP rehabilitation project in Gujarat in 2001. He was the head of the UNDP/BCPR recovery unit in Geneva from 2002-2004. Praveen speaks English and Hindi.


PATTAN

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We also wish to thank Joe Chung, Head of UN/ISDR Asia and Praveen Pardeshi, Senior Advisor, UN/ISDR, for their intellectual input as well as support in raising funds for this study.


Capacity Development - Themes & Issues - PreventionWeb.net

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Plan for Haiti : UNISDR's Praveen Pardeshi in Geneva2010, CTV


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Plan for Haiti : UNISDR's Praveen Pardeshi in Geneva2010, CTV
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www.recoveryplatform.org

Mr. Praveen Pardeshi Senior Adviser, UN/ISDR


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