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Promoting regional cooperation: 15th Meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC) held in Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand – 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.

Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia Project: how it will assist Bangladesh

Bangkok, Thailand – Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) examines how its World Bank-supported Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia project will help Bangladesh. Highlights include climate budgeting, addressing data gaps, food security, infrastructure and water resources management.

Sri Lanka joins the PEER Program with a thrust on institutionalization

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka recently joined the group of 6 countries who are currently implementing the Strengthening Institutionalization of the Program for Enhancement of Emergency Response (PEER) in South Asia to build national and regional capacities in disaster risk reduction and management through disaster preparedness training.

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 06, 2019

Sharing knowledge to save Thai farms from floods

Thonburi, Thailand
Monday, September 09, 2019