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PRiMO 2015 - The Rising Pacific: Currents of Change and Solutions for Resilience

  • Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu 1801 Kalakaua Ave Honolulu, HI, 96815 United States (map)

Where: Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu
Presented By: Pacific Risk Management Ohana (PRiMO); Partnership for Pacific Resilience

The annual PRiMO Conference is the premiere venue for disaster risk reduction, hazards, and emergency professionals to share ideas, strategize, and help inform solutions that address the varied challenges facing Pacific Island communities working toward resilience goals. Themed, The Rising Pacific: Currents of Change and Solutions for Resilience, PRiMO 2015 will highlight communities and projects that are engaged in finding solutions to disaster management, climate change, and sustainability challenges in the Pacific region.

In addition to showcasing 25 sessions and professional development trainings, the conference program is thoughtfully designed to facilitate partnerships that transcend geographic boundaries and disciplines, providing unique opportunities for collaboration. Over 300 participants from a diverse range of backgrounds are expected to attend, including representatives from state and federal agencies, non-profits, conservation groups, and the business, health and industry sectors.