Disaster Management Reference Handbooks

CFE-DM's Disaster Management Reference Handbooks provide a baseline of information regarding countries most prone to disasters. The handbooks offer readers an operational understanding of a nation's disaster management capability and vulnerability, with detailed information on demographics; hazards; government structure; regional and international assistance; infrastructure; laws and guidelines; risks and vulnerabilities; and other areas vital to a comprehensive disaster management knowledge base.


ASEAN | 2019


Australia | March 2016


Bangladesh | 2020


Brunei | 2018


Cambodia | 2017


Chile | 2017


India (assisting state) | 2018


Indonesia | 2018


Lao PDR | 2017


Malaysia | 2019


Marshall Islands | 2019


Micronesia | 2019


Mongolia | 2018


Myanmar (Burma) | 2020


Nepal | 2017


Palau | 2020


Papua New Guinea | 2019


Philippines | 2018


Singapore | 2017


Sri Lanka | 2017


Thailand | 2018


Timor-Leste | 2019


Vietnam | 2018

 

New Zealand Defence Force Joint Intelligence Fusion Centre Products

The Joint Intelligence Fusion Centre (JIFC) produces Contingency Summaries on countries vulnerable to disasters in the Pacific. The products can assist in the planning of a HADR response. The JIFC remain the authors of the products.

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Pacific Humanitarian Team Products

The Pacific Humanitarian Team (PHT) with the support of the OCHA Office for the Pacific produces Country Preparedness Packages (CPPs) on countries vulnerable to disasters in the Pacific. The documents are a joint initiative of the Governments of the Pacific Islands and the PHT; it outlines existing national structures and plans for utilizing international support in a disaster response. The PHT remain the authors of the CPPs.