Topic: Preparedness

Brochures, Fact Sheets and Posters

Author(s): Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED)
In 2018, there were 315 natural disaster events recorded with 11,804 deaths, over 68 million people affected, and US$131.7 billion1 in economic losses across the world. The burden was not shared…
Author(s): APP
Established as a multi-stakeholder regional partnership under the program ‘Strengthening Capacity of Government, Local Humanitarian Organizations and the Private Sector on Preparedness for Response…

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…

Knowledge Products

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): Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) Nepal
Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Strategic Plan of Action (2018-2030) is a legal document that explains the planning framework covering all stages of disaster risk management…
Author(s): National Humanitarian Network (NHN), Pakistan
Building on the ideas stimulated by the positive reception of its first issue, the National Humanitarian Network (NHN) in Pakistan presents the next issue of its humanitarian journal to continue…
Author(s): National Humanitarian Network (NHN), Pakistan
The National Humanitarian Network (NHN) in Pakistan presents the first issue of humanitarian journal to capture perspectives in preparedness for response. Focusing on the theme of governance in…
Author(s): CHF
The development of a Guidance Note on Humanitarian Assistance for the local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Cambodia is one of the outputs of the project “Strengthening Emergency Response…

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

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): Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) Nepal
Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction Policy (2018) was endorsed by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council meeting held on 18 June 2018 and has been drafted in line with the…

Cambodia

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 Cambodia has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
Author(s): Preparedness Partnership of Cambodia
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): APP
One of the foremost activities implemented under the program was to undertake Baseline Assessment studies to map out the current status of the humanitarian ecosystem for managing disasters at the…
Author(s): CHF
The development of a Guidance Note on Humanitarian Assistance for the local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Cambodia is one of the outputs of the project “Strengthening Emergency Response…

Myanmar

Author(s): Department of Disaster Management, Myanmar
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): APP
One of the foremost activities implemented under the program was to undertake Baseline Assessment studies to map out the current status of the humanitarian ecosystem for managing disasters at the…
Author(s): ADPC
Myanmar is undergoing transition and a number of developmental activities are underway. The developmental interventions are not risk neutral as they are either reducing risk or increasing risk: As…
Author(s): ADPC
Myanmar is undergoing transition and a number of developmental activities are underway. The developmental interventions are not risk neutral as they are either reducing risk or increasing risk: As…

Nepal

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 Nepal has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
Author(s): Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) Nepal
Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Strategic Plan of Action (2018-2030) is a legal document that explains the planning framework covering all stages of disaster risk management…
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 Pakistan has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
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): 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 Nepal has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
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 the Philippines has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the…
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 Cambodia has achieved under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework. It also highlights some of the key…
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Capacity building is one of the dedicated area of focus for the Asian Preparedness Partnership. The national chapter of APP in Pakistan - the Pakistan Resilience Partnership (PRP) has been organizing…
Author(s): Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED)
In 2018, there were 315 natural disaster events recorded with 11,804 deaths, over 68 million people affected, and US$131.7 billion1 in economic losses across the world. The burden was not shared…
Author(s): Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) Nepal
Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Strategic Plan of Action (2018-2030) is a legal document that explains the planning framework covering all stages of disaster risk management…