CRC – CENTER FOR RISK- & CRISIS MANAGEMENT
Reisnerstraße 5/Top 20a
Mobile: (+43) 650 225 29 91
Fax: (+43) 1 / 7107597-12
The Competence Center acts as clearing house between the research about Disaster (Risk) Diplomacy, Disaster Risk Reduction in fragile states and on prevention tools on the one side, and the operational implementation of projects on the other side.
It prepares operational concepts for national and international institutions working on disaster diplomacy and supports projects and research around the wider field of fragile contexts and disaster risk reduction, as it was identified as a key problem of the implementation of the Sendai framework.
The center provides technical assistance to Disaster Risk Diplomacy projects and understands itself as a service centre for organisations working on and in related topics. Latest research and experiences are transferred into capacity building and training so that the impact in fragile environments can be strengthened.
The tasks of the competence center are: