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Consultation on the current status of disaster risk management in Lao PDR

Vientiane, Lao PDR – Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) jointly organized a consultation on the current status of disaster risk reduction in Lao PDR with the Department of Social Welfare (DSW) and the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare. The meeting looked into the current DRM initiatives of the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare and provided recommendation on future plans to reduce disaster risk in Lao PDR.

Raising awareness on the disaster risk environment for enhanced business resilience

Phuket, Thailand – ADPC brought together 85 participants to a seminar on “Understanding Disaster Risk Environment for Business Resilience” held in Thailand on 23 May, 2019. People from private and various other sectors shared their knowledge and good practices on how they have engaged in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and business resilience in Thailand.

ADPC publishes its Annual Report 2018

Bangkok, Thailand – ADPC publishes its Annual Report 2018 that provides a summary of our contributions to build the capacities of governments and communities in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate resilience (CR) across Asia and the Pacific. In 2018, ADPC's capacity building initatives reached over 6,000 people through 51 projects and 135 events implemented with support from 129 partners.

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