ADPC presented at the 5th Greater Mekong Subregion GMS Environment Ministers’ Meeting

Chiang Mai, Thailand – SERVIR-Mekong’s geospatial tools were featured as part of the knowledge portal display during the Fifth Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Environment Ministers’ Meeting held in Chiang Mai, Thailand from January 30 to February 1. Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) also showcased its work on mainstreaming disaster risk management into development in Mekong region at the climate resilience pavilion.

Leaders from public and private sectors convene to participate in Business Resilience Forum

Bangkok, Thailand – ADPC organized the ‘Asia Leadership Forum for Business Resilience’ in Bangkok on 18-19 December. Attended by 70 delegates, the two-day leadership forum aimed to increase understanding and knowledge of business resilience among executive leadership from both public and private sectors.

ADPC formed country-level development partnerships in Pakistan, Nepal, Myanmar, and Sri Lanka

Islamabad, Pakistan – ADPC has formed country-level ‘preparedness partnerships’ in Pakistan, Nepal, Myanmar, and Sri Lanka for “Strengthening Capacity of Government and Local Humanitarian Organizations on Preparedness for Response” in Asia, as part of the Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) program.