Session 1 : Setting the context for Evidence-Based Resilience for Expert Group Meeting on Improving Disaster Data to Build Resilience in Asia and the Pacific held in Sendai, Japan on Sep 30 - Oct 1, 2013.
This session will assess a) current datasets in the different phases of disaster risk management; b) state of NDMAs and NSOs coordination; and c) good practices in disaster data management. It shall provide the basis for proposing a framework for disaster dataset and coordination mechanisms.
Chair: Mr. Kilaparti Ramakrishna (Director, ESCAP ENEA)
Country presentations by NDMAs and NSOs on the current state of disaster data (for 10 minutes each)
- Japan: Mr. Hiromu Inoue, Deputy Director for International Office for Disaster Management, Cabinet Office
- Mongolia: Mr. Battulga Zayabaatar, Head of Section, Disaster Protection Department, NEMA
- Thailand: Ms. Pattama Amornsirisomboon, NSO
- The Philippines: Ms Paula Monina G. Collado, Deputy Administrator, NSO