Disaster Cluster

Disaster Cluster
Disaster icon copyThe threat of natural disasters, climatic and seismic, is increasing globally and is particularly pronounced in middle and low income cities across Asia and the Pacific. Recognizing sustainable urban planning and management as the basis for building resilience, CITYNET trains city managers in disaster risk reduction and management approaches, facilitates urban risk profiling activities and disseminates best practices in disaster preparedness.

Disaster Cluster Members

  • Yokohama City (LEAD)
  • Makati (CO-LEAD)
  • Baguio City
  • Banda Aceh
  • Bangkok
  • Bharatpur
  • Center for Advanced Philippine Studies (CAPS)
  • Centre for Asia Pacific Initiatives – University of Victoria
  • Colombo
  • Danang
  • Dehiwala Mt. Lavinia
  • Dhaka North
  • Dhaka South
  • Hue
  • Iloilo
  • Islamabad
  • Kathmandu
  • Lalitpur Submetropolitan City
  • League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP)
  • Ligao
  • Lyon
  • Marikina
  • Moratuwa
  • Municipal Association of Nepal (MuAN)
  • Muntinlupa
  • National Municipal League of Thailand (NMLT)
  • Palembang
  • Philippine Councilors League (PCL)
  • Quezon
  • San Fernando
  • SEVANATHA Urban Resource Center
  • Sri Jaywardenapura Kotte
  • Surabaya
  • Taipei
  • Tomohon
  • Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges (YOKE)