DRR & Emergency Management Practices around the World

Countries & National Platforms and Disaster Risk Reduction Strategies

Countries & Regions - PreventionWeb.net

 

A M E R I C A

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

FEMA | Federal Emergency Management Agency

www.fema.gov/

 

CANADA

Public Safety Canada

http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/

National Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction - Canada

http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/prg/em/ndms/drr-eng.aspx

Canada’s Disaster Risk Reduction Platform : Recommended Model

http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/edu/10conf/report/Kuban%20-%20Canada%27s%20Disaster%20Risk%20Reduction%20Platform.pdf

 

 

E U R O P A

 UNITED KINGDOM

UK Cabinet Office - Civil Contingencies Secretariat

http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/content/civil-contingencies-secretariat

UK Cabinet Office - UK Resilience

http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/ukresilience

 

SWEDEN

MSB – Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency

https://www.msb.se/en/

MSB`s report on a unified national strategy for the protection of vital societal functions https://www.msb.se/RibData/Filer/pdf/26084.pdf

 

 

GERMANY

Germany – Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK)

http://www.bbk.bund.de/EN/Home/home_node.html

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

www.dkkv.org

 

FRANCE

Ministere de l'Ecologie, du Développement durable, des Transports et du Logement

http://www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr/

Le Conseil d’Orientation pour la Prévention des Risques Naturels Majeurs

http://www.developpement-durable.gouv.fr/Le-Conseil-d-Orientation-pour-la,15666.html

Association Française pour la Prévention des catastrophes naturelles (AFPCN)

www.afpcn.org/

 

ITALY

Italy - Protecione Civile

http://www.protezionecivile.gov.it/

 

SWISS

Swiss National Platform for Natural Hazards

http://www.planat.ch/en/home/

Swiss Federal Office for Civil Protection (FOCP)

http://www.bevoelkerungsschutz.admin.ch/internet/bs/en/home/das_babs.html

 

RUSSIA

Ministry of the Russian Federation for Civil Defence, Emergencies an Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters

http://www.mchs.gov.ru/eng/

 

TURKEY

Republic of Turkey – Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD)

http://www.afad.gov.tr/Ingilizce_Site/

New Disaster Management Structure of Turkey

http://www.preventionweb.net/files/12840_anewchangeEN.pdf

Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency / TURKEY -

Disaster and Emergency Management Structure and Natural Risk Prevention

http://www.narpimed.org/wp-content/uploads/12-Disaster-and-emergency-management-structure-TURKEY.pdf

 

 

A S I A

A S E A N (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)

ASEAN DRR PORTAL

http://www.aseandrr.net/

ASEAN Agreement on Disaster Management and Emergency Response (AADMER)

http://www.jus.uio.no/english/services/library/treaties/13/13-02/asean_disaster_management.xml

Philippine DRR & Mng. Act (2010)

http://www.preventionweb.net/files/22035_17303ra10121drrmact1.pdf

 

CHINA (PEOPLE`S REPUBLIC OF)

China National Committee for International Disaster Reduction (CNCIDR)

http://www.unisdr.org/partners/countries/chn

 

JAPAN

Government of Japan - Cabinet Office - Central Disaster Management Council

http://www.unisdr.org/partners/countries/jpn

 

KOREA (REPUBLIC OF)

Republic of Korea – National Emergency Management Agency

http://www.nema.go.kr/eng/index.jsp