ADRC co-organizes Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction 2013

Participants of the 2013 Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction
Credits: ACDR

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office, the Asian Disaster Reduction Centre (ADCR), in cooperation with the Government of Japan (Cabinet Office) and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) organized the Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2013. The conference took place on 23 January 2013 in Kobe, Japan.

The goal of ACDR 2013 was to promote information sharing, exchange opinions, and enhance partnerships among participating officials from member countries, international and regional organizations, academic community, private sector, and civil society organizations.

83 delegates including ADRC member countries and advisor countries participates as well as national and local government officials, researchers and experts.

The conference documents are available on the ADRC website.