The training course was the first step in creating an all-encompassing approach to disaster risk reduction initiatives within the country that can continue even after the program finishes.
First responders trained by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center played a key role during search and rescue operations in Ayutthaya, Thailand.
The iPrepare Business facility of ADPC convened the workshop on "Implementing - Reviewing and Improving Area Business Continuity Management (BCM)" at Bangkok Golf Spa Resort, Pathumthani province in Thailand on 4 November 2016.
The training course urged participants to take a more proactive approach to disaster risk reduction by including practical preparedness concepts in their reporting.
ADPC representatives participated in the Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction 2016 in New Delhi, India.