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APEC Workshop

APEC Workshop Series in Enhancing Participation in Flood Disaster Preparedness through Community Based Hazard Mapping.

Hosted by Universiti Putra Malaysia, this workshop was conducted from 15 – 24 June 2021 virtually.

Organised by Global Environment Centre in partnership with Malaysian Water Partnership and Water Watch Penang and in association with National Agency Disaster Management and Department of Irrigation and Drainage (DID), Malaysia, this virtual workshop encompasses various presentation sessions and participation from APEC members around the world.

Below are list of presentation sessions by invited speakers and member of APEC for your learning experience.

‘Weather Ready Nations: The Impact of Floods’
Keynote Session by Dr. Rochelle Campbell, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA), USA.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=944IG-8AdvA&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=2


‘Disaster Risk Reduction in Chile: A Community-Based Approach for a Resilient & Sustainable Development’
Presentation Session by Mr Cristóbal Mena, National Deputy Director, Office of National Emergencies (ONEMI), Chile

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YequVFbn3s0&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=2


‘Going Beyond Community Hazard Mapping’
Presentation by Dr Gloria Yi-Chung Liu, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR), Chinese Taipei.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UulkkXDgC9M&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=4


‘Flood Preparedness and Response During 2014/2015 East Coast Flood’
Presentation by Ms Hayatul Husna binti Kamaruddin, Assistant Director, National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA), Malaysia.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9xoQK7Ltmw&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=5


‘Town Watching Experiences from Japan and Other Implementations’
Presentation Session by Dr Shiomi Yumi, Senior Researcher, Asian Disaster Reduction Center, Japan.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycG6LPPh-Kw&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=6


‘Malaysian Experience in Town Watching’
Presentation Session by Dr. Kalithasan Kailasam, Project Manager, Global Environment Centre.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuagtpWtjrQ&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=7


‘Town Watching Exercise Briefing and Examples’
Presentation Session by Dr. Kalithasan Kailasam, Project Manager, Global Environment Centre.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9RFau4c5sY&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=8


‘Digital Applications for Mapping (E-Maps)’
Presentation Session by Dr. Zelina Zaiton Ibrahim, Faculty of Forestry and Environment, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia.

https://youtu.be/RPBWgFYMGUs


‘Town Watching Exercise’
Presentation Session by Dr. Kalithasan Kailasam, Project Manager, Global Environment Centre.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEsub1gzDi4&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=10


‘Community-Based Flood Emergency Survival Preparation’
Presentation Session by Dr. Kalithasan Kailasam, Project Manager, Global Environment Centre.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bThFG1OsFA&list=PLGPEwqeXdg4o3oYHPIviMBLGJnAnfjhof&index=11