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2006 and earlier events in Asia and Pacific, about All Hazards, All Themes, All Org. Types: 41 (includes all major global events)
APR 2012
01 - 07 Apr (Week 14)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
27 Feb 2012 - 06 Apr 2012 Comprehensive disaster risk management framework course

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

 
08 - 14 Apr (Week 15)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
10 Apr 2012 - 11 Apr 2012 12th International convention of Melaka Twin Cities 2012 - 'Be prepared for emergency disaster preparedness and risk reduction'

Malaysia - government

Melaka Twin Cities (Malaysia)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
12 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 SAARC Training program on role of media in disaster risk reduction in South Asia

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Dhaka (Bangladesh)
15 - 21 Apr (Week 16)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
16 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 6th International conference on community-based adaptation to climate change (CBA-6)

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Hanoi (Viet Nam)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 18 Apr 2012 Australian & New Zealand disaster and emergency management conference

Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association Inc

Brisbane (Australia)
 
19 Apr 2012 - 20 Apr 2012 Role of insurance in disaster risk reduction (RIDRR - 2012)

National Disaster Management Authority

New Delhi (India)
 
19 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 2nd Indonesian climate change education forum and expo

Indonesian National Council on Climate Change

Jakarta
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
12 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 SAARC Training program on role of media in disaster risk reduction in South Asia (continued)

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Dhaka (Bangladesh)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 27 Apr 2012 International course on participatory monitoring and evaluation

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 10 May 2012 Learning from mega disasters

Tokyo Development Learning Center

Tokyo (Japan)
22 - 28 Apr (Week 17)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
16 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 6th International conference on community-based adaptation to climate change (CBA-6) (continued)

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Hanoi (Viet Nam)
 
19 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 2nd Indonesian climate change education forum and expo (continued)

Indonesian National Council on Climate Change

Jakarta
 
22 Apr 2012 - 24 Apr 2012 6th Micro-insurance round-table (MiRT) forum: Catastrophe microinsurance progress of pilot projects in Asia and Africa

Institute of Catastrophe Risk Management; Nanyang Technological University

Singapore (Singapore)
 
25 Apr 2012 - 26 Apr 2012 National Platform on disaster risk reduction - Vigyan Bhawan

National Institute of Disaster Management

New Delhi (India)
 
26 Apr 2012 - 27 Apr 2012 Managing the regional risks of climate extremes and disasters – learning from the IPCC Special Report, Beijing

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Beijing (China)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
12 Apr 2012 - 22 Apr 2012 SAARC Training program on role of media in disaster risk reduction in South Asia (continued)

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Dhaka (Bangladesh)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 27 Apr 2012 International course on participatory monitoring and evaluation (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 10 May 2012 Learning from mega disasters (continued)

Tokyo Development Learning Center

Tokyo (Japan)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
29 Apr - 05 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
02 May 2012 - 05 May 2012 45th Annual meetings of the board of governors

Asian Development Bank

Manila (Philippines)
 
02 May 2012 - 03 May 2012 Managing the regional risks of climate extremes and disasters – learning from the IPCC Special Report, Delhi

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Delhi (India)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 10 May 2012 Learning from mega disasters (continued)

Tokyo Development Learning Center

Tokyo (Japan)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
30 Apr 2012 - 04 May 2012 CORE workshop

Register of Engineers for Disaster Relief India

New Delhi (India)
MAY 2012
29 Apr - 05 May (Week 18)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
02 May 2012 - 05 May 2012 45th Annual meetings of the board of governors (continued)

Asian Development Bank

Manila (Philippines)
 
02 May 2012 - 03 May 2012 Managing the regional risks of climate extremes and disasters – learning from the IPCC Special Report, Delhi (continued)

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Delhi (India)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 10 May 2012 Learning from mega disasters (continued)

Tokyo Development Learning Center

Tokyo (Japan)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
30 Apr 2012 - 04 May 2012 CORE workshop (continued)

Register of Engineers for Disaster Relief India

New Delhi (India)
06 - 12 May (Week 19)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
07 May 2012 - 09 May 2012 3rd annual China international disaster reduction and emergency service show

Beijing Singls International Exhibition Company Limited

Beijing (China)
 
10 May 2012 - 11 May 2012 Business continuity and disaster resilience forum

Business Civic Leadership Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Manila (Philippines)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
18 Apr 2012 - 10 May 2012 Learning from mega disasters (continued)

Tokyo Development Learning Center

Tokyo (Japan)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
06 May 2012 - 12 May 2012 Disaster management training course

Center for International Humanitarian Cooperation, the

Barcelona (Spain)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 May 2012 8th International training course on GIS for disaster risk management

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)
13 - 19 May (Week 20)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 4th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) environment ministers' meeting

Asia-Europe Meeting

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
 
18 May 2012 - 21 May 2012 International conference on earthquake engineering research challenges in the 21st century Harbin (China)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
16 Apr 2012 - 16 May 2012 Community-based disaster risk management online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 May 2012 8th International training course on GIS for disaster risk management (continued)

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)
 
14 May 2012 - 25 May 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Diredawa (Ethiopia)
20 - 26 May (Week 21)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 4th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) environment ministers' meeting (continued)

Asia-Europe Meeting

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
 
18 May 2012 - 21 May 2012 International conference on earthquake engineering research challenges in the 21st century (continued) Harbin (China)
 
22 May 2012 - 23 May 2012 TIEMS 2012 Japan sector kick-off workshop

International Emergency Management Society, the

Tokyo (Japan)
 
23 May 2012 - 25 May 2012 Pacific psychosocial forum

Mandala Foundation

Honiara (Solomon Islands)
 
25 May 2012 - 26 May 2012 6th Pacific Islands leaders meeting (PALM6)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

Nago, Okinawa (Japan)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
23 Apr 2012 - 23 May 2012 Damage and reconstruction needs assessment online course (continued)

Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

(Philippines)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
14 May 2012 - 25 May 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Diredawa (Ethiopia)
 
23 May 2012 - 23 May 2012 Disaster risk reduction and emergency preparedness for hospitals/nursing homes

Global Forum for Disaster Reduction

Delhi (India)
27 May - 02 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 4th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) environment ministers' meeting (continued)

Asia-Europe Meeting

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
 
30 May 2012 - 01 Jun 2012 World economic forum on East Asia 2012

Association of South East Asian Nations

Bangkok (Thailand)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
28 May 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 Community-based integrated watershed management

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang (Philippines)
 
30 May 2012 - 01 Jun 2012 ASEAN disaster management, mitigation, and response technologies workshop

Association of South East Asian Nations

Bangkok (Thailand)
JUN 2012
27 May - 02 Jun (Week 22)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
15 May 2012 - 31 May 2012 4th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) environment ministers' meeting (continued)

Asia-Europe Meeting

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
 
30 May 2012 - 01 Jun 2012 World economic forum on East Asia 2012 (continued)

Association of South East Asian Nations

Bangkok (Thailand)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
28 May 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 Community-based integrated watershed management (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang (Philippines)
 
30 May 2012 - 01 Jun 2012 ASEAN disaster management, mitigation, and response technologies workshop (continued)

Association of South East Asian Nations

Bangkok (Thailand)
03 - 09 Jun (Week 23)
TRAINING
10 Oct 2011 - 08 Jun 2012 Natural disaster management online courses (continued)

Middle East Technical University

Ankara (Turkey)
 
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
28 May 2012 - 08 Jun 2012 Community-based integrated watershed management (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang (Philippines)
10 - 16 Jun (Week 24)
TRAINING
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
17 - 23 Jun (Week 25)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
20 Jun 2012 - 24 Jun 2012 UN conference on sustainable development UNCSD 2012 - Rio+20 earth summit

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Major event
TRAINING
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
24 - 30 Jun (Week 26)
MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
20 Jun 2012 - 24 Jun 2012 UN conference on sustainable development UNCSD 2012 - Rio+20 earth summit (continued)

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Major event
 
25 Jun 2012 - 28 Jun 2012 NCCARF National adaptation conference

National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility

Melbourne
 
30 Jun 2012 - 01 Jul 2012 9th international conference: Even with basic health care, prepare for the unexpected

Research Institute of Nursing Care for People and Community University of Hyogo

Kobe (Japan)
TRAINING
07 May 2012 - 18 Sep 2012 Building resilient communities: community-managed disaster risk reduction (continued)

International Institute of Rural Reconstruction

Silang, Cavite (Philippines)
 
25 Jun 2012 - 06 Jul 2012 9th International training course on earthquake vulnerablity reduction

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

Bangkok (Thailand)