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ADRC Highlight vol.277 [English]

ADRC Highlight vol.273 [Russian]

>>Newsletter Archive

2016/03/30

NEW!"White Paper on Disaster Management 2015" was published by the Cabinet Office of Japan.
Summary (pdf, 7.8MB)
Full Version (pdf, 23.6 MB)

>>Publication Archive

2016/02/26

NEW!The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2016 was successfully held in Phuket, Thailand on 25-26 February 2016.

2015/03/31

The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2015 was successfully held in Sendai, Japan on 15 March 2015.

>>Event Archive

News from ADRC

2014/08/29

Prof. Hamada, ADRC Chairman, received the Cabinet Office Disaster Prevention Achievement Award for the Year 2014 from the Prime Minister.(PDF, Japanese version only)

The Latest Disaster Information

2016/04/25

Strong winds, hail and heavy rains have affected over 40 townships across Mandalay etc., and as of 25 April, authorities has confirmed heavy damages as human lives and houses.

2016/04/16

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck off Pacific coast of Ecuador on the night of 16 April 2016. At least 400 people were killed.

2016/04/14

A powerful earthquake of Magnitude 6.5 occurred in Kumamoto prefecture, western Japan at 21:26 on 14 April 2016. Mashiki-machi, central Kumamoto, measured Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7. Following the earthquake, a gigantic earthquake of M7.3 (main shock) occurred in Kumamoto prefecture at 01:25 on 16 April 2016. Many cities and towns measured seismic intensity scale of 6+.

2016/04/08

Heat wave claims over 100 lives in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, India.

2016/03/27

High rainfall intensity has triggered flooding in West Sumatra Province. In Padang City, the flood has caused 1 death and submerged about 11,500 houses.

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