[Annual Report] ADRC Annual Report 2016
NEW! The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2018 will be held in Awaji Island, Hyogo, Japan on 30 October - 1 November 2018.
The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2017 was successfully held in Azerbaijan on 2-3 October 2017.
News from ADRC
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
Typhoon Mangkhut (local name Ompong) which made landfall on 15 September 2018 in the Philippines affected nearly 2.14 million people and left serious damages to the housing, infrastructure and agriculture.
The worst flooding since 1924 in Kerala state, India has caused more than 360 deaths
Lombok has been rocked by a number of significant earthquake since the M7 quake on 5 August 2018 which killed 460 people and displaced hundreds of thousands of people.
Heavy rain has been affecting several areas of northern and central Thailand over the past few day causing flash floods and rivers to overflow. Over 26,000 people are affected.
A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck Lombok, Indonesia on 29 July 2018 killing 14 people.