January 19 (Wed), 2005, 9:20-12:00
  International Conference Center Kobe
  (6-9-1 Minatojima-nakamachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0046, Japan)
  Opening Remarks
    Mr. Tadashi Harada
    Deputy Director General for Disaster Management
    Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
  Keynote Speech "Promotion of TDRM in Asia"
    Mr. Masayuki Kitamoto
    Executive Director, ADRC
  Signing of MoU between UNESCO and ADRC
    Signing, Commemorative photo
    Speech by Mr. Koichiro Matsuura, Director-General, UNSECO
    Speech by Dr. Shigeru Itoh, Chairman, ADRC
  Special Report "The Earthquake and Tsunami in Indonesia"
    Mr. Sugeng Triutomo
    Director, Department of Disaster Mitigation
    National Disaster Management Coordinating Board, Indonesia
  Reporting session of good practice (5 countries)
    Facilitator: Mr. Emmanuel de Guzman, Consultant, ADRC
      H.E. Mr. Chowdhury Kamal Ibne Yusuf
      Honourable Minister, Ministry of Food and Disaster Management
      Col. Ms. Elma Aldea
      Administrator, Office of Civil Defense, Department of National Defense
      Mr. Vilayphong Sisomvang
      Training Manager, Department of Social Welfare and National Disaster Management
      Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare
      Ms. Yuan Yi
      Program Officer, China National Center for Disaster Reduction
      Mr. A. Rajabov
      First Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations and Civil Defense
      Khusrav Sharifov
      Program Officer, UNDP Tajikistan
  Summary of the session
  Closing Remarks
    Mr. Masayuki Kitamoto
    Executive Director, ADRC
  Summary Report (pdf file: 54 KB)