Visit of Dr. Christopher Elias, President of the Global Development Division, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to ADPC Headquarters

Bangkok, Thailand – On 2 January 2024, the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) hosted Dr. Christopher Elias, President of the Global Development Division of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (the Foundation), at the ADPC headquarters in Bangkok.

Bolstering Transport Infrastructure Against Climate Risks

Bangkok, Thailand – Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) organized a webinar on ‘Building Climate-resilient Transport Infrastructures for a Changing World’ to provide essential information and raise awareness on integrating climate risk-informed planning approaches in the transport sector.�

Lightning Talk Building Urban Climate Resilience: From Response to Anticipatory Action

Da Nang, Viet Nam – Anticipatory Action is becoming a critical approach in disaster risk management, as there is a growing consensus on the value of acting early in terms of both cost-effectiveness and efficiency rather than waiting for hazards to cause impacts and then responding

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