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): 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): 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…
Author(s): Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies
Natural hazards and their impacts have severe consequences. The poorest and the economically and socially vulnerable are those most at risk. With the growing threat of climate change, hazards are…
Author(s): Center of Resilient Development
Nepal is among the most disaster prone countries in the world. The country is ranked 11th in earthquake vulnerability, and Kathmandu is said to be exposed to the greatest earthquake risk among 21…

Cambodia

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): 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…
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): 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): 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…
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…
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): 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…
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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…
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):
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…