The APG is a group of international NGOs collaborating with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for the People-Centred Implementation of the ASEAN Agreement on Disaster Management and Emergency Response (AADMER).
First ASEAN Conference on School Safety in Phnom Penh on 16-17 December 2015
The ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM) in collaboration with the ASEAN Safe Schools Initiative (ASSI) and the ASEAN Secretariat will be holding the first ASEAN Regional Conference on School Safety in Phnom Penh on 16-17 December 2015.
ASEAN Safe Schools Initiative's Cross Learning in Indonesia
Held on 17-23 September 2015 in Jakarta and Rembang District in Indonesia, the Cross Learning Visit showcased the good practices of school safety to promote discussions on safe school programming. Government officials and NGOs from Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR and Myanmar participated in the visit.
Press Release by Plan International Press Release by World Vision The ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM) in collaboration with the ASEAN Safe Schools Initiative (ASSI) and the ASEAN Secretariat
The ASEAN Safe Schools Initiative (ASSI) Regional Consultation Workshop was held on 22-23 October 2015 in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The workshop gathered representatives of National Disaster Management Organisations
AADMER is a regional legally-binding agreement that binds ASEAN Member States together to promote regional cooperation and collaboration in reducing disaster losses and intensifying joint emergency response to disasters in the ASEAN region.
AADMER is also ASEAN's affirmation of its commitment to the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA).