Country: Sri Lanka

Communications

Author(s): SLPP
The Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP) has been formed under the purview of Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP). Established as a multi-stakeholder regional partnership under the ‘…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
"After the ToT, I joined a resource team to conduct BCM training and awareness programs for SME holders in Rathnapura and Kaluthara districts in Sri Lanka. As a trainer, I worked with my team to make…
Author(s): Asian Preparedness Partnership
Sri Lanka is home to 20,483,000 people with 18.30 % living in urban areas while 81.70% is living in rural areas. After end of the 30 years of civil war, the country is having a vibrant economy with a…

Coordination

Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
For effective disaster preparedness, an efficient and effective end-to-end warning system is indispensable. From having readiness to act 24/7 on any potential disaster threat, as well as to alert and…
Author(s): Disaster Management Center (Ministry of Disaster Management), Sri Lanka
The Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004 claimed nearly 30,000 lives in Sri Lanka. Since that catastrophe, numerous initiatives have been taken up to raise awareness amongst the public in addition to policy…

Emergency Response

Author(s): Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies
As part of the disaster-prone South Asian region, Sri Lanka is particularly vulnerable to various risks. In light of the many frameworks that have emerged in the last year, discussing an integrated…

Preparedness

Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The SLPP endeavours to strengthen for the first time in Sri Lanka, the disaster preparedness capacity for effective emergency response by Government, Private sector, and the local Non- Government…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
Developing a Comprehensive Disaster Preparedness Plan (CDPP) for a selected Grama Niladhari (GN) Division was identified as a priority area by the Disaster Management Center, Sri Lanka. The purpose…
Author(s): United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific (UNDRR AP) & Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)
The Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) report provides a snapshot of the latest DRR progress Sri Lanka has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
Author(s):
The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), in collaboration with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, launched the program in 2016 on 'Strengthening Capacity of Government, Local Humanitarian…

Brochures, Fact Sheets and Posters

Author(s): SLPP
The Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP) has been formed under the purview of Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP). Established as a multi-stakeholder regional partnership under the ‘…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
"After the ToT, I joined a resource team to conduct BCM training and awareness programs for SME holders in Rathnapura and Kaluthara districts in Sri Lanka. As a trainer, I worked with my team to make…

Conference and Workshop Proceedings

Author(s): Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies
The United Nations is to convene a World Summit to set a renewed agenda to make humanitarian action beyond 2016 more effective, inclusive and global. This summit will take place in Istanbul, Turkey…
Author(s): Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies
As part of the disaster-prone South Asian region, Sri Lanka is particularly vulnerable to various risks. In light of the many frameworks that have emerged in the last year, discussing an integrated…

Knowledge Products

Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
For effective disaster preparedness, an efficient and effective end-to-end warning system is indispensable. From having readiness to act 24/7 on any potential disaster threat, as well as to alert and…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The SLPP endeavours to strengthen for the first time in Sri Lanka, the disaster preparedness capacity for effective emergency response by Government, Private sector, and the local Non- Government…

Multimedia

Author(s): Disaster Management Center (Ministry of Disaster Management), Sri Lanka
The Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004 claimed nearly 30,000 lives in Sri Lanka. Since that catastrophe, numerous initiatives have been taken up to raise awareness amongst the public in addition to policy…
Author(s): Asian Preparedness Partnership
Sri Lanka is home to 20,483,000 people with 18.30 % living in urban areas while 81.70% is living in rural areas. After end of the 30 years of civil war, the country is having a vibrant economy with a…

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The immediate aftermath of a disaster is a critical period of time when the government and non-governmental organisations need to make key decisions on how to best support the affected populations.…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
Developing a Comprehensive Disaster Preparedness Plan (CDPP) for a selected Grama Niladhari (GN) Division was identified as a priority area by the Disaster Management Center, Sri Lanka. The purpose…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The SLPP endeavours to strengthen for the first time in Sri Lanka, the disaster preparedness capacity for effective emergency response by Government, Private sector, and the local Non- Government…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
For effective disaster preparedness, an efficient and effective end-to-end warning system is indispensable. From having readiness to act 24/7 on any potential disaster threat, as well as to alert and…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The purpose of this booklet is to provide you, a brief introduction as a member of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise community in Sri Lanka, regarding the importance of disaster preparedness as…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
The immediate aftermath of a disaster is a critical period of time when the government and non-governmental organisations need to make key decisions on how to best support the affected populations.…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
Developing a Comprehensive Disaster Preparedness Plan (CDPP) for a selected Grama Niladhari (GN) Division was identified as a priority area by the Disaster Management Center, Sri Lanka. The purpose…
Author(s): United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific (UNDRR AP) & Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)
The Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) report provides a snapshot of the latest DRR progress Sri Lanka has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
Author(s): SLPP
The Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP) has been formed under the purview of Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP). Established as a multi-stakeholder regional partnership under the ‘…
Author(s): Sri Lanka Preparedness Partnership (SLPP)
"After the ToT, I joined a resource team to conduct BCM training and awareness programs for SME holders in Rathnapura and Kaluthara districts in Sri Lanka. As a trainer, I worked with my team to make…
Author(s):
The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), in collaboration with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, launched the program in 2016 on 'Strengthening Capacity of Government, Local Humanitarian…
Author(s): Disaster Management Center (Ministry of Disaster Management), Sri Lanka
The Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004 claimed nearly 30,000 lives in Sri Lanka. Since that catastrophe, numerous initiatives have been taken up to raise awareness amongst the public in addition to policy…