Child Centered Disaster Risk Management in South Asia

Duration: 23 Dec 2015 - 23 Dec 2016

Department: ACD

Donor Agency: UNICEF, Regional Office for South Asia (ROSA)

Location: Nepal, Pakistan, India,


UNICEF supported the SAARC Framework on Child Centered Disaster Risk Reduction (CCDRR), capacity development in UNICEF offices and NDMAs/ DMCs of South Asia, starting with CCDRR, CCRA and CSS was a crucial step towards implementation of the CCDRR Road Map.For such capacity development to take place, expert institutions like the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) implemented training schemes at a large scale and at a multilevel approach in the region and country office setting.


1. Organized a high-profile round table discussion on comprehensive school safety?

2. Organized a high-level orientation on CCDRR

3. Organized a training of Trainers (ToT) for government trainers (Two course - 5 days each)