ASEAN training course on urban disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

Type: Training Course

Organizer(s): Association of South East Asian Nations

Date: 21-23 Mar 2012

Location: Manila (Philippines)


  • Description

  • The training organised by the ASEAN-UNISDR Technical Cooperation in cooperation with the ASEAN Secretariat will be held in Manila, Philippines from 21-23 March 2012. The course will be opened with the keynote from Helena Molin Valdes, Director a.i., UNISDR.

    The Inspirational message will be given by Hon. Al Arquillano, Vice- mayor of San Francisco, Municipality, Camotes Island, Cebu, 2011 UNISDR Sasakawa Awardee for DRR.

    The training will be divided in 3 modules:

    MODULE 1: Fundamentals of Urban Risks
    MODULE 2: DRR and CCA in the Urban Setting
    MODULE 3: Disaster and Climate Proofing the Urban Environment

    At the end of the first day, the Mayor’s Handbook on Making Cities Resilient will be launched.

    Detailed agenda below.

  • How to register

  • Participation by invitation only.