Ignite Stage


The call to submit an application for the Ignite Stage closed, more than 50 innovative projects in the field of disaster risk reduction were received.


The Ignite Stage is a space in which participants of the RP23  will have 15 minutes (strictly timed) to present their projects, products or initiatives in the field of disaster risk reduction. The goal is to offer a space to share new ideas and spark innovation. This space complements and expands the range of topics discussed and presented in the Regional Platform. 

Take a look at the official Ignite Stage participants and calendar HERE



Selection criteria:

  1. Applications are received within the time of the opening of the call
  2. Due to the limited amount of slots available for side events, multi-stakeholder organizing teams, representing a variety of different organizations and perspectives, have a greater likelihood of being accepted 
  3. Geographic Balance
  4. Panellist Gender Balance
  5. Relevance of panellists to the proposed theme of science and technology
  6. Youth are strongly encouraged to apply for the Ignite Stage