The 15th meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC) was wrapped up on 17 January 2020 in Bangkok with an emphasis on promoting inclusive action and enhancing public financing and private investments for a sustainable resilience of people and institutions to the threat of disaster and climate change risk.
ADPC completes the process of becoming an intergovernmental organization following the signing of the Host Country Agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Thailand.
ADPC conducted a 2-day Urban Resilience Workshop in the Dalat Township of Yangon, Myanmar.
Following the deposit of the Instrument of Ratification by the Kingdom of Thailand, the Charter of Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) has entered into force enabling it to function as an Intergovernmental organization. The new set up is expected to open up more avenues for ADPC to take forward the agenda of disaster risk reduction, in the region, through networking, knowledge exchange and collaborations.
ADPC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) of Viet Nam to increase cooperation on disaster risk reduction.
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