DRR


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AcronymDefinition
DRRDisaster Risk Reduction
DRRDocument de Référence du Réseau (French: Network Reference Document; various locations)
DRRDigital Reading Room
DRRDistributed Renewable Resources (green technology)
DRRDeficit Round Robin
DRRDigital Railroad
DRRDrug Rehabilitation Requirement (UK)
DRRDirectorate of Rice Research (India)
DRRDigital Reading Room (Canada)
DRRDeployment Readiness Review
DRRDesign Readiness Review
DRRDebt Reduction in Repayment (Canada)
DRRDistrict Rotaract Representative
DRRDriving Rights Revoked (Franklin County Municipal Court; Columbus, OH)
DRRDynamic Rate Repartitioning
DRRDependent Relative Revocation (will or testament doctrine)
DRRDigital Radio Receiver (General Motors)
DRRDisneyland Railroad
DRRDeath Row Records (record label)
DRRDigital Reconstructed Radiograph (technique in radiotherapy imaging)
DRRDual Round Robin (arbitration scheme)
DRRDigital Resale Rights
DRRDesign Requirements Review
DRRData Review Record
DRRDesign Review Report
DRRGreen Distributed Renewable Resources (est. 2010; Texas)
DRRDefense Requirements Review
DRRDimensional Results Report
DRRDrug Research Reports
DRRData Routing and Retrieval
DRRDemonstration Readiness Review
DRRDough Rate of Reaction
DRRDefense Research Review
DRRDislocated Worker Employment Retention
DRRDigital Receiver Replacement
DRRDaily Receiving Report
DRRDose Response Rate
DRRDoppler Range Resolver
DRRDomain Reference Requirements
DRRDocument Review Record
DRRDraft Response/Reply
DRRDrawing Revision Record
DRRDepartment de Recherches Rizicoles (Department of Rice Research; Madagascar)
DRRDefect Removal Rate
DRRDaily Revenue Report
DRRDesign Review Record
DRRDeath Row Racing (stock car retailer)
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According to the release, there has also been a "reduction in DRR for unlisted companies from the present level of 25 per cent to 10 per cent of the outstanding debentures."
With the theme 'Resilience Dividend: Towards Sustainable and Inclusive Societies', the main issues to be discussed at this year's GPDRR include disaster risk reduction that are interconnected with global development agenda, investment in disaster risk reduction, better recovery and redeployment and development status and strategic implementation of DRR.
This bill has the strategic clarity of describing and empowering the DRR as the lead agency for the implementation of (1) vulnerability and risk-reduction policies, programs and projects; (2) rehabilitation and reconstruction; and (3) assess collective progress toward achieving purpose of agreement and its long-term goals, and to do so in a comprehensive sustainable manner, considering prevention, mitigation, anticipatory adaption measures and support, in the light of equity, capacity building, best available science, technology transfer and other development.
It also required grooming of politicians and other stakeholders on DRM and DRR, he added.
There is a need to create DRR and DRM structures at the lowest tier of local government (union council and village council) as they are the first defenders.
He co-chairs ARISE Philippines, a network of Philippine private companies that promote disaster resiliency, and also co-chairs the National Resilience Council (NRC), a public-private partnership that is committed to a science-based approach in building Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) capacity within local government units.
The Anirban Kallyan Samity of the area had taken the same kind of initiative on DRR last year and prepared its own action plan and built a pool of volunteers with the local youths to response as the first team during any emergency.
It is easy to see these same underlying values supporting the promotion of DRR by the international (and largely Western) community.
According to the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), FICCIsecretary-general A Didar Singh has invited governments and donor agencies to participate in establishing the $100 million fund which would "provide seed investment for entrepreneurial ideas that pass a stringent 'proof of concept' test and have the potential to be DRR game-changers at the local and national level."
Further, using the terminology "RR" instead of "RR estimate" is misleadingly suggestive of a population response (i.e., RR) rather than a study-group response (i.e., RR estimate, or DRR as defined below).
DRR FORMATION: Disaster Risk Reduce (DRR) Coordination forum was formed in Lower Dir here on Wednesday to mitigate natural disasters, raise mass awareness about disaster preparedness.