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Pacific Disaster Center and the AHA Centre reaffirm their shared dedication to disaster risk reduction

Pacific Disaster Center and the AHA Centre reaffirm their shared dedication to disaster risk reduction

Recent collaboration between ASEAN and PDC includes the newly released  assessment titled Strengthening ASEAN Multi-Hazard End-to-End Early Warning System for Natural Disasters: An Assessment of Current Capacity (February 2024). Jakarta, Indonesia—The Pacific...

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PDC reunites with partners in Barbados for Tradewinds 2024 multinational exercise

PDC reunites with partners in Barbados for Tradewinds 2024 multinational exercise

Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) recently reunited with disaster management experts in Barbados following a March 2024 engagement in Bridgetown in which PDC presented the results of the National Disaster Preparedness Baseline Assessment conducted in partnership with...

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PDC to unveil newest innovations at United Nations Humanitarian Forum

PDC to unveil newest innovations at United Nations Humanitarian Forum

Geneva, Switzerland—During the week of May 6-10, 2024, participants at the U.N. Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks (HNPW) forum in Geneva, Switzerland will get a firsthand look at how PDC is spearheading transformative efforts within the “Early Warnings...

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PDC and Sunway University to partner on first Planetary Health Assessment

PDC and Sunway University to partner on first Planetary Health Assessment

The University of Hawai’i’s Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) and Sunway Center for Planetary Health join forces to combat the impacts of the planetary health crisis Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia—During the recent 2024 Planetary Health Summit and 6th Annual Meeting which took...

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Bilateral exchange between Maui and Ghana addresses increasing climate and disaster risks

Bilateral exchange between Maui and Ghana addresses increasing climate and disaster risks

Kihei, Hawaii–The Pacific Disaster Center (PDC), a University of Hawaiʻi applied science and research center based in Maui, hosted a bilateral exchange with a delegation of nine disaster management experts from the country of Ghana, representing the National...

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PDC participates in ARDEX, ASEAN’s multinational disaster simulation exercise

PDC participates in ARDEX, ASEAN’s multinational disaster simulation exercise

Yogyakarta, Indonesia—The University of Hawaii’s Pacific Disaster Center joined the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) during a full-scale, multinational exercise from August 1-4. The exercise, held every other year, is a full-scale simulation to test,...