Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP)

The Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) was established through a partnership between Asian Disaster Preparedness Center and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for improving the preparedness and emergency response to disasters in Asia by strengthening humanitarian leadership and technical capacity of National Governments, Local Humanitarian, and the Private Sector Organizations so that they can lead and better engage in the humanitarian framework.

Our National Preparedness Partnerships include Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Sri Lanka. Each of the partnerships comprises of a unique collaboration network of the government, local non-governmental organizations, and the private sector. Where We Work Explore the Partnerships Accurate data in the age of disinformation is crucial to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Our repository of information include the latest national updates from our member countries and other program countries included in South-South learning and knowledge. COVID-19 Resource Learn More We believe that an informed community is one that is equipped for progress. We have highlights some the changes instilled in the communities we have reach.
APP seeks to inform and highlight some of the changes we are instilling within the communities we reach.
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Working towards strengthening the institutional and technical capacity of national and regional partners to support the institutionalization and sustainability of PEER in South Asia Program For Enhancement Of Emergency Response In South Asia About PEER South Asia

The Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP), established by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), is a unique multi-stakeholder regional partnership that includes countries from South and South-East Asia to better prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters. Supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (the foundation) and United States Agency for International Development Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (USAID BHA), the partnership strives to improve inter-organizational coordination and dialogue between governments, local humanitarian organization networks, and the private sector for enhancing capacities through partnerships, knowledge resources, training, and networking opportunities.

Featured Stories

Pakistan

Inclusive Solution against COVID-19
2021-04-01 20:14:35

Pakistan

The New Code of Conduct
2021-04-01 19:47:33

Regional

Taking Medical Intern-ventions
2021-01-26 23:47:00

Regional

Lifelines to Life on the Line
2021-01-18 08:53:00

Philippines

Never too Small for Hope - Part II (Transport and Logistics)
2020-11-19 09:12:00

Philippines

Never Too Small for Hope- Part III (Service Economy)
2020-11-19 08:55:00

Roadmap

APP's platform Roadmap

Practitioners Roster

A database of subject and practise-area experts.

E-Learning Platform

Certificate-based courses in disaster preparedness

Real-time Monitoring

Real-time incident status updates and ground-truthing.

Recent News

Regional

PEER National Steering Committee sets the agenda for institutionalization in Afghanistan

Regional

Promoting Localization through Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships - the 2021 Humanitarian Leadership Conference

Regional

Connected for Innovation - Unlocking the Future: Novel Approaches to DRM for a Safer Asia Webinar

Recent Publications

Pakistan

Guidelines for Public Pools, Water Playgrounds, and Amusement Parks during COVID-19
2021-06-07 14:32:00

Regional

Landscape Analysis Report on Innovation for Disaster Risk Management in Asia
2021-06-02 14:20:00

Philippines

COVID-19 Philippine Situationer - Issue No. 398
2021-05-31 14:29:00