The Lima Declaration

The Lima Declaration
 

The World Engineering Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WECDRR 2016) that took place the 5 and 6 December in Lima, Peru, was a major event where recent experiences on disasters were showcased and discussed. The Engineering contribution to the disaster risk management was highlighted and solutions were explored.

At the end of the Conference, the Lima Declaration on increasing resilience of infrastructure vis-a-vis natural and man-made disasters was signed by Eng. Jorge Spitalnik, President of WFEO, and Dr Jorge Alva Hurtado, President of CIP, the Peruvian Association of Professional Engineers.

You can see the Lima Declaration here: The Lima Declaration




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