NEW![ADRC Report] Information on Challenges in Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 Observations in Asia is available.
NEW! [ADRC Report] "Challenges in Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 Observations in the Philippines and Japan" (pdf, 1.8MB)
NEW!The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2019 was successfully held in Ankara, Turkey. on 25 -27 November 2019.
Новости Азиатской Конференции по Снижению Рисков Стихийных Бедствий ADRCСовещание группы экспертов на тему «Созидательное Начало Деятельности по Восстановлению после Великого Землетрясения Восточной Японии» было проведено 31 мая в Токио >>Более подробная информация (только на японском языке)
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Cyclone Amphan made landfall in West Bengal, India around 5 p.m. local time on 20 May 2020 and is expected to move further into Bangladesh on Thursday, 21 May 2020. Officials said at least four people were killed in Bangladesh.
Cyclone Amphan which is the first super cyclone to form in the Bay of Bengal since 1999 has made landfall near Sagar Island in West Bengal, India, close to the Bangladeshi border around 5:00 p.m. local time on 20 May 2020, with sustained winds of 160 kms per hour.
A landslide triggered by heavy rainfall occurred in Tambul-Nebilyer district (Western Highlands Province), Papua New Guinea on 21 March 2020, causing 10 people dead.
A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck Eastern Turkey at 8.55 pm local time on 24 January 2020, at a depth of 15km and centred near the district of Sivrice in eastern Elazig province. The officials announced the number of casualties as 14.
Heavy snow, heavy rain and very low temperatures across Pakistan, Afghanistan, and northern India continue to trigger flash floods, snow avalanches and landslides. 75 people are dead in Pakistan.