The Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) is the region’s premier event on disaster risk management and is organised by the Coordinating Unit (CU) of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) in collaboration with its partners. CDM is the Caribbean brand of Disaster Risk Management. Promoted and advanced throughout the region, CDM contributes to the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) 2015-2030, a blueprint for global actions in Disaster Risk Management (DRM).
Being dubbed the largest gathering of professionals in the field of disaster management, the 12th CDM also curates a platform that facilitates professional development for all disaster risk management (DRM) Practitioners conceivable.
The Conference is also the regional event of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) and is structured to promote good practice, share ongoing research and chart the way forward for the advancement of CDM in the Caribbean.
Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C., M.P
The Honourable Philip J. Pierre