NEW! The Report of 20-Year History of ADRC was published for commemorating the 20th Anniversary of ADRC.
NEW![Annual Report] ADRC Annual Report 2017
NEW!The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2018 was successfully held in Awaji Island, Hyogo, Japan on 30 October - 1 November 2018.
News from ADRC
Prof. Hamada, ADRC Chairman, received the Cabinet Office Disaster Prevention Achievement Award for the Year 2014 from the Prime Minister.(PDF, Japanese version only)
The Latest Disaster Information
On 14 October 2018, Tropical Cyclone Luban made landfall on the coast of Yemen. More than 2,000 families have been significantly affected by flooding.
Sets of earthquakes have struck off Donggala Region, province of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia with the strongest magnitude of 7.4 on Friday, 28 September 2018. Over 2,000 people were killed by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami.
Typhoon Mangkhut (local name Ompong) which made landfall on 15 September 2018 in the Philippines affected nearly 2.14 million people and left serious damages to the housing, infrastructure and agriculture.
The worst flooding since 1924 in Kerala state, India has caused more than 360 deaths
Lombok has been rocked by a number of significant earthquake since the M7 quake on 5 August 2018 which killed 460 people and displaced hundreds of thousands of people.