Asian Disaster Reduction Center(ADRC)

Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction 2011

Day 1 : 13 June 2011

Inaugural Session

・Welcome address by Major General Gamini Hettiarrachchi (retd), Director
・Opening remarks by Prof. Shigeru Itoh, Chairman, Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)
・Opening remarks by Mr. Sujit Mohanty, Regional Programme Officer, UNISDR
・Opening remarks by Mrs. S.M. Mohamed Secretary, Ministry of Disaster Management, Government of Sri Lanka
・Inaugural speeches by Honorable Mahinda Amaraweera, Minister of Disaster Management Government of Sri Lanka
・Special address on 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake by Honorable Shozo Azuma, Senior Vice Minister of Cabinet Office for Disaster Management, Government of Japan

Special Session: Integration of DRR and CCA

Part 1: Report on Climate Hazards

Part 2: Showcase of Sound Practices/ Technologies

Part 3: In-depth Discussion by Groups

Day 2 : 14 June 2011

Session 1: Report on Recent Disasters by Governments of Member Countries

Session 2: Report on Recent Developments of International/Regional Organizations

Session 3: Report on ADRC's Activities

Closing Session

Day 3 : 15 June 2011

Field Trip

Group photo

Group photo