RCC 14 in Kathmandu on 3-5 December 2018

14th RCC meeting will take place in Nepal on the theme, “Policies and Practices for Coherence between Global Frameworks”

The 14th annual meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management will be co-organized by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), Nepal and ADPC.

SERVIR-Mekong Connecting Space to Village in the Lower Mekong Region

SERVIR-Mekong is a geospatial data-for-development program that responds to the needs of Lower Mekong countries

SERVIR works to streamline access to data and imagery from satellites so analysts can integrate this information into tools and models that are accessible to those who need it most.

Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) Localizing Humanitarian Response

Localizing Humanitarian Response Strengthening Local organizations and Leadership in the region

The Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) was established through partnership between Asian Disaster Preparedness Center and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for improving the preparedness and emergency response to disasters in Asia by strengthening humanitarian leadership and technical capacity of National Governments and Local Humanitarian Organizations so that they can lead and better engage in the humanitarian framework.

Building Resilience through Inclusive and Climate-adaptive Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia-Pacific

Enhancing capacities of the most vulnerable in society

ADPC launched a five-year multi-stakeholders program──Building Resilience through Inclusive and Climate-adaptive Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia-Pacific (BRDR). With an aim of protecting development gains and enhancing regional cooperation for inclusive and gender-equal risk reduction approaches, the BRDR program is supported by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and implemented jointly by ADPC, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB), the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), and the Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI). Nepal, Papua New Guinea and the Philippines are the BRDR’s pilot countries.

Strengthening Regional Cooperation

ADPC signs signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nepal’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), Government of Nepal

ADPC signs signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nepal’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), Government of Nepal, on 9 July to strengthening Nepal’s resilience against disasters and promote regional cooperation.

Enhancing capacities of the most vulnerable in society

Protecting Children through Community

China has suffered 151 earthquakes measuring from 6.5 to 7 on the Richter scale between 1964 and 2013.

14th Regional Consultative Committee meeting to be held in Kathmandu, Nepal

The 14th Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC) will be held in Kathmandu, Nepal, on 3 – 5 December, 2018. Co-hosted by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA), Government of Nepal, the 14the RCC meeting will focus on the theme: policies and practices for coherence between global frameworks.

PROSPER - India: from buidling emergency response capacity to strengthening institutional capacity for disaster preparedness

ADPC has supported the department of health, agriculture and disaster management, government of Bihar, in order to assist in the implementation of the Bihar DRR Roadmap. The lessons learnt have played a crucial role in developing the "Program for Strengthening Preparedness for Emergency Response and Recovery in India' (PROSPER-India), which aims to reach additional sectors, stakeholders and geographies.

ADPC celebrates International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR)

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) joined the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) of Thailand in a joint commemoration of International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) and ASEAN Day for Disaster Management on 18 October.

Ethiopia Disaster Risk Management (DRM) mainstreaming guideline launched

The Disaster Risk Management (DRM) mainstreaming guideline for Ethiopia was launched on 11 October, 2018 in a ceremony attended by 500 people to celebrate the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR). During the event, ADPC also displayed its publications and briefed participants on its disaster risk reduction initiatives across Asia and the Pacific.

ADPC presented with certificate of excellence on Pakistan National Resilience Day

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) was presented with a Certificate of Excellence on Pakistan National Resilience Day on 8 October, 2018, to offer recognition of ADPC’s services and contributions rendered in the field of disaster management within Pakistan.

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