Date:
 
  January 19 (Wed), 2005, 9:20-12:00
       
       
 Venue:
 
  International Conference Center Kobe
  (6-9-1 Minatojima-nakamachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0046, Japan)
       
       
 Agenda:
 
  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
       
    Bangladesh
      H.E. Mr. Chowdhury Kamal Ibne Yusuf
      Honourable Minister, Ministry of Food and Disaster Management
       
    Philippines
      Col. Ms. Elma Aldea
      Administrator, Office of Civil Defense, Department of National Defense
       
    Laos
      Mr. Vilayphong Sisomvang
      Training Manager, Department of Social Welfare and National Disaster Management
      Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare
       
    China
      Ms. Yuan Yi
      Program Officer, China National Center for Disaster Reduction
       
    Tajikistan
      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)