Events

ADPC APP is pleased to present both locally organized, partner, and regional disaster preparedness events.

Upcoming Events

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About the APP Roster  With the escalating COVID-19 pandemic across the globe, countries are faced with the daunting task of finding ways to contain its impact. The wide-ranging exposure of this…

Recent Events

Start: End: Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Experience over recent years of the impacts of tsunamis, cyclones, flooding, and other major natural hazards has shown that inadequate preparation for, and response to, emergency situations have…
Start: End: Location: Bangkok, Thailand
The 15th meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC) will be held in Bangkok, Thailand on 15 - 17 January 2020. Organized with support from the Government of Sweden…
Start: End: Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Asian Preparedness Partnership was launched in August 2017, with representation from the Government, Local Humanitarian Networks and the Private Sector in Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan,…
Start: End: Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Due to its geophysical location, Bhutan is prone and vulnerable to a range of natural disasters such as earthquakes, glacial lake outburst floods (GLOF), flash floods, windstorms, fires and…
Start: End: Location: Thailand
APP is conducting one of its first Leadership Forum facilitated by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The SILK program - Self-Inspired Leadership Kanvas is designed to help leaders from the South…
Start: End: Location: Bangkok, Thailand
The program for ‘Strengthening Emergency Response Capacity of Local Humanitarian Actors in Asia’, commonly known as "Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP)", is completing its first phase of…
Start: End: Location: Manila, Philippines
The micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) sector is vital in our national economic development. However, catastrophic events may be detrimental to the sector and can reverse the gains from…
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Development of Standard Operation Procedures (SoP) is one of the important parts of early warning dissemination. There was lack of proper early warning system in Sri Lanka before 2004 tsunami.…
Start: End: Location: District Secrateriat - Kaluthara
Ratnapura, Kalutara and Batticaloa districts in Sri Lanka are prone to natural disasters of flooding, landslides, cyclones and tsunami. Ratnapura and Kalutara Districts are mostly prone to flooding…
Start: End: Location: Bangladesh
Nepal is exposed to multiple hazards is among most vulnerable countries in the world. The country is ranked 4th, 11th and 30th in term of climate change, earthquake and flood risk respectively (UNDP/…