Type: Special Reports

Communications

Author(s): Center for Resilient Development
The April 25 earthquake and its aftershocks specially of May 12, 2015 caused unprecedented destruction in Nepal with about 9,000 casualties, over 22,000 injuries along with complete destruction of…

Coordination

Author(s): Natural Disasters Consortium (NDC)
The Natural Disasters Consortium (NDC) comprised of IoM, FAO, UNICEF, ACTED and HANDS conducted Sindh Drought Needs Assessment (SDNA) in eight districts of Sindh, namely, Tharparkar, Umerkot, Sanghar…
Author(s): National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Pakistan
The purpose of the National Disaster Response Plan is to enhance the country's ability to manage disasters using a comprehensive national approach. It outlines the processes and mechanisms to…

Emergency Response

Author(s): Students from University of Peshawar, Pakistan
Academic research plays a vital role in development of a country. This is equally true for disaster management. Research brings new dimensions and learnings which helps to improve the established…
Author(s):
The humanitarian architecture in Asia is still in its infancy stage, where the United Nations-led cluster system for humanitarian response is yet to be fully developed and implemented. This has…

Preparedness

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): 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): 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): Ministry of Home Affairs, Nea
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…
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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…

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…

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…

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, Nea
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): Center for Resilient Development
The April 25 earthquake and its aftershocks specially of May 12, 2015 caused unprecedented destruction in Nepal with about 9,000 casualties, over 22,000 injuries along with complete destruction of…

Pakistan

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 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…

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): Students from University of Peshawar, Pakistan

Academic research plays a vital role in development of a country. This is equally true for disaster management. Research brings new dimensions and learnings which helps to improve the established…

Author(s): National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Pakistan

The purpose of the National Disaster Response Plan is to enhance the country's ability to manage disasters using a comprehensive national approach. It outlines the processes and mechanisms to…

Author(s): Natural Disasters Consortium (NDC)

The Natural Disasters Consortium (NDC) comprised of IoM, FAO, UNICEF, ACTED and HANDS conducted Sindh Drought Needs Assessment (SDNA) in eight districts of Sindh, namely, Tharparkar, Umerkot,…

Author(s):

The humanitarian architecture in Asia is still in its infancy stage, where the United Nations-led cluster system for humanitarian response is yet to be fully developed and implemented. This has…

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…