Nepal is working on different fronts to reduce substantially reduce disaster and climate-related mortality rates in the country which is also a key target of the Sendai Framework to be achieved by 2030.
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) and NDRMC has developed a sector-specific action plan under the strengthening institutional capacity and preparedness for emergency response in Ethiopia with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF). Produced by key departments in a workshop, the action plan was approved by the Program Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting of the project.
Through a series of capacity building training, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) is supporting JCC of KRI in strengthening its information management system to manage a crisis, mitigate natural hazards, respond to disasters and adapt to climate change. The latest is a 5-day advanced level course on “Information Management, Analysis and Reporting (IMAR)” was held on 20- 24 January in the Duhok province of KRI.
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), in collaboration with Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), has launched a Sendai Framework Monitor free online learning course. The free online course provides guidance for Member States, or involved partners, on preparing and uploading national or local data to the Sendai Framework Monitor platform.
Building on the past experience, ADPC is planning to train volunteers in Rangamati, Chittagong and Bandarban districts to respond to an emergency triggered by a landslide, flood, and fire incident. As previously, the current phase of the SERB project will be supported by USAID. It will be implemented in collaboration the Chittagong Hill Tracts Regional Council (CHRTC).
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