[Annual Report] ADRC Annual Report 2016 NEW!
The Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction (ACDR) 2017 was successfully held in Azerbaijan on 2-3 October 2017.NEW!
Summary of the ADRC Tsunami DRR workshops (Krabi,Thailand and Lima, Peru)
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
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.
Heavy rain has been affecting several areas of northern and central Thailand over the past few day causing flash floods and rivers to overflow. Over 26,000 people are affected.
A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck Lombok, Indonesia on 29 July 2018 killing 14 people.
Heavy rainfall over past few days in Attapeu Province has resulted in dangerously high river and dam levels. An incident at the Xepien-Xenamnoy Hydropower dam construction in Attapeu province resulted in flash flooding, with eight villages affected.