ASEAN chief reiterates support to Philippines World

ASEAN chief reiterates support to Philippines

ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh arrived in Tacloban City on November 22 where he conveyed the association’s full solidarity with the Filipino people and learned how ASEAN can better support the Government and the people of the Philippines in the relief and long-term recovery efforts.

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ASEAN ready to aid Philippines, Vietnam in wake of Haiyan

The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre) together with the group’s members and dialogue partners met in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 12 to plan their response to the devastation caused by super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and areas of Vietnam.
ASEAN states join field disaster response drill in Hanoi Society

ASEAN states join field disaster response drill in Hanoi

Relevant forces from ten ASEAN member countries and observers from China , Japan , the Republic of Korea , Australia , New Zealand , the US and UN bodies took part in a field disaster response simulation exercise in Hanoi ’s Ba Vi mountain area on October 23.
ASEAN enhance ICT for disaster management ASEAN

ASEAN enhance ICT for disaster management

The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on Disaster Management (AHA Centre) recently kicked off the project “Establishment of an integrated information and communication technology to strengthen the operation of AHA Centre-Phase II” (AHA ICT-Phase II project).
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ASEAN strengthens disaster monitoring, response

Twenty-four national disaster management officers (NDMOs) from ASEAN countries have gathered for a course to learn the skills needed for the Disaster Monitoring and Response System (DMRS).
New ASEAN Jakarta disaster centre passes test Environment

New ASEAN Jakarta disaster centre passes test

Policymakers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are now able to get updates on regional disasters with the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on Disaster Management (AHA Centre) in Jakarta.