Armenia National Workshop on Digital Technologies for Disaster Risk Management

Date
Jul 18th 2022 - Jul 22nd 2022
Organizer
Ministry of High-Tech Industry of the Republic of Armenia, APCICT/ESCAP
Location
Virtual

Asia and the Pacific is among the world’s most disaster-impacted regions and the number of disasters caused by the natural hazards in the region has increased drastically in recent years. The use of ICTs during all phases of disaster risk management presents substantial opportunities to reduce disaster risks, enhance resilience, and facilitate inclusive preparedness and response.  

In efforts to strengthen the capacities of government officials from ministries and departments responsible for disaster risk management of Armenia, the Asian and Pacific Training Centre for ICT for Development, in partnership with the Ministry of High-Tech Industry and in collaboration with the Geoinformatics Center of the Asian Institute of Technology and ITC-University of Twente will conduct a virtual training from 18-22 July 2022.  The training will be attended by government officials from ministries and departments responsible for disaster management.