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Road to Resilience through Climate Adaptation in South Asia

Bangkok, Thailand

Development gains in South Asia are already in peril due to the increasing frequency and intensity of floods, cold and heat waves, droughts, wind storms, and cyclones. In response, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) has initiated the implementation of a World Bank-funded project, "Climate Adaptation and Resilience for South Asia," or CARE for South Asia.


No one left behind: an inclusive approach to localization

Bangkok, Thailand – ADPC through its Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) program and Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI) co-organized the second meeting of the Regional Technical Working Group on 'Inclusive Approaches in Localization' (RTWF-IAL) to discuss a training curriculum for local organizations on early warning, evacuation and camp management.

ADPC publishes a practitioner’s guidebook to promote climate-smart agriculture

Bangkok, Thailand – ADPC has developed “Climate Smart Disaster Risk Reduction Interventions in Agriculture Sector - Flood Hazard - A Practitioner’s Guidebook” to be used by local government employees engaged in mainstreaming climate smart disaster risk reduction into development planning at local government level in the Asian Region.

ADPC's News

Strengthening hospital resilience and emergency response

Chittagong, Bangladesh
Friday, December 13, 2019

7th Joint Project Team Meeting for Sentinel Asia Step-3 (JPTM2019)

Bangkok, Thailand
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Towards urban resilience to climate extremes in Yangon

Yangon, Myanmar
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Sharing knowledge to save Thai farms from floods

Thonburi, Thailand
Monday, September 9, 2019