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3rd and 4th Workshops for Urban Resilience in ASEAN were held on 3 March 2017


1st and 2nd Workshops for Urban Resilience in ASEAN were held on 8-9 December 2016


JICA Project Team(CN 18) held the workshops for trial implementation of checklist in November and December 2016

JICA Project Team visited three middle listed cities in Indonesia, Lao PDR, and Thailand in November - December 2016, in order to hold the workshop for trial implementation of checklist. The purposes of this workshop are as follows;

  • To get feedback for improving the checklist (wording, sentences, volume, etc)
  • To get feedback for finding clues to ensure sustainability (frequency of using checklist, etc.)

Participants from local government/authority tried to fill out the checklist and engaged in frank exchange of views for improvement.


1st ASEAN Urban Resilience Forum was held on 28 July 2016

ASEAN Urban Resilience Forum was established as a regional cross sector collaboration mechanism which enhances partnerships to increase urban resilience in ASEAN, after discussion in Concept Note 18 Project in AADMER Work Programme Phase 2

ASEAN Secretariat

Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance Division

Jalan Sisingamangaraja No 70A Jakarta Selatan, Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 726 2991
Fax: +62 21 726 2991

Co Chair: Lao PDR

Disaster Management Division, Social Welfare Department, Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare

Pangkham Road, P.O Box 347, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR
Phone: +856-21-219450

Co Chair: Thailand

Research and International Cooperation Bureau, Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM), Ministry of Interior

Building 2, Level 4 of DDPM, 3/12 U-Thong Nok Road, Dusit Bangkok 10300, Thailand
Phone: +662-637-3666

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