ADPC recently supported the first national introductory course for the Public Health and Emergency Management Program to build the capacities of those in Myanmar and promote disaster preparedness in the country.
ADPC in cooperation with ACTED will organize a conference on Ecosystem Management and Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices Based on Practical Field Experience on 16 December 2014.
ADPC's op-ed article discusses how the different roles that men and women play in society can make women more at risk to natural disaster impacts.
ADPC in cooperation with UNDP organizes a high-level regional discussion forum titled Ready for Recovery: Learning from Recent Disasters and Setting the Priority Needs for Southeast Asia on 8−9 December 2014.
APEC has launched a guide on business continuity planning for government officials.