• ECHO Monitoring Visit in Cambodia…

    The ECHO monitoring visit was successfully held on 22-25 June 2015. Mr. Edward Turvill, the ECHO Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Coordinator, had a chance to visit a Yukanthor primary school in Boribo district in Kampong Chhnang and Thkol Andel School in Krakor district in Pursat province and had interfaces

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    Cross learning visit on 17 –…

    The cross-learning visit that was held on 17-23 September 2015 has been covered by Indonesia's national media. You could visit this website for the releases. The news are in Bahasa Indonesia: http://berita.suaramerdeka.com/angin-ribut-ratusan-siswa-ngumpet-di-bawah-meja/ http://portal.radioidola.com/konsep-sekolah-aman-perlu-dikembangkan-secara-luas/

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    Lao PDR is Developing a Mobile-based…

    The ASEAN Safe Schools Initiative (ASSI) is working in Lao PDR to develop a Comprehensive School Safety Assessment (CSSA) Tool that can be accessed from users' mobile phones or tablets. A CSSA Technical Working Group has been established to develop this tool in collaboration with UNESCO and other organizations.

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    Indonesian Students and Teachers…

    On 6 June 2015, a national jingle competition on safe schools and climate change adaptation was held in Jakarta, Indonesia. During the competition, five groups of students and their teachers performed their jingles, one of which came out as a winner. The jingle competition was organized by the ASEAN

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IFRC Experts Meeting on Law and Disaster Risk Reduction

25-26 February 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) held

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    CSOs join ASEAN in the 2nd AADMER…

    by Gaynor Tanyang  |  28 November, 2013  |  Da Nang, Viet Nam   In the Typhoon Haiyan’s aftermath, ASEAN pushed through with the launching of of AADMER Work Programme Phase 2 during the 2nd AADMER Partnership Conference. At the beginning of the Conference, Viet Nam as the current Chair of

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    The ADTRAIN Gets Rolling

    by Robert Francis Garcia Singapore. On 31 October to 1 November 2013, leading individuals of disaster management training institutes (DMTIs) in ASEAN agreed to bring regional cooperation to a higher level. 15 delegates from DMTIs in Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore; as well as representatives

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Upcoming Events

>4-5 October 2015: Worldwide Initiative for Safe Schools in Iran (Tehran)

>9-10 October 2015: ASEAN Day on Disaster Management (Phnom Penh)

>22-23 October 2015: Regional Consultation Meeting (Vientiane)

>October 2015: Case Studies Development

>16-17 December: ASEAN Conference on School Safety (Phnom Penh)

>18 December 2015: ASSI Project Reflection (Phnom Penh)

What is AADMER

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). Read more