17th RCC Meeting

17th RCC Meeting:

17th Regional Consultative Committee meeting to be held from 5 December – 7 December 2022 at Manila, the Philippines


Manila, the Philippines



  • Office of Civil Defense, Department of National Defense, Philippines

Supported by:
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)

Summary:The 17th RCC Meeting will be held in Metro Manila, Philippines and co-hosted by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD). OCD is the implementing arm of the Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC). The Overarching Theme of the 17th RCC meeting is “Sustainable Resilience Through Inclusive Governance, Finance, and Local Action”

This is supplemented by three (3) sub-themes:

  • Achieving the 2030 Goals and Targets through Coherence and Regional Cooperation
  • Strengthening the implementation of climate and disaster risk reduction through inclusive approaches
  • Advancing public and private investments and financing for building resilience

In line with the context of the theme and sub-themes, the following are the objectives of the 17th RCC meeting:

  • Utilize the 17th RCC meeting as a solutions-oriented platform to accelerate the implementation of the Sendai Framework, Paris Agreement, and the Sustainable Development Goals through inclusive governance, finance, regional cooperation, and local action
  • Establish key action points to enable the RCC to support member countries in implementing the 2030 Global Frameworks
  • Deliberate and share good scalable practices on public and private financing for resilience building
  • Identify inclusive solutions to accelerate the implementation of the 2030 Global Frameworks

Expected Outputs: RCC Meeting Report, 17th RCC Manila Statement, Fundamental needs and actions required by RCC member countries to advance the implementation of the 2030 global frameworks


17th Meeting Concept Note


Summary of Proceedings Report

Manila Statement