PRESS RELEASE: Japan Continues to Support Disaster Management Programme in ASEAN

Jakarta, 25 January 2018 – Following the successful implementation of the Disaster Emergency Logistics System for ASEAN (DELSA) project during the period of 2012 – 2017, the Government of Japan continues supporting ASEAN in advancing its disaster management and preparedness strategies. Supported by the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF), the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster…

PRESS RELEASE: AHA Centre Facilitates Humanitarian Assistance between Singapore and Myanmar for Displaced Communities in Rakhine State

Yangon, 14 December 2017 – The Government of Singapore has entrusted the Jakarta-based ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (the AHA Centre) to facilitate the provision of humanitarian assistance worth approximately 75,000 USD for the displaced communities in Rakhine State, Myanmar. Based on the needs identified in consultation with the Relief and…

PRESS RELEASE: Fostering Public-Private Partnerships for One ASEAN, One Response

AHA Centre has been established as part of ASEAN’s commitment to strengthen collective response to disasters and to become the premier coordinating agency in disaster management within the region In the past six years, AHA Centre has been instrumental in promoting better coordination and collective response to disasters among ASEAN Member States, but to accomplish…

PRESS RELEASE: AHA Centre Delivers 80 Tons of Relief Materials to Rakhine State, Myanmar

Jakarta, 26 October 2017 – The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (AHA Centre) has arranged for the collection and delivery of 80 tons of relief materials for displaced communities in Rakhine State. The shipment of relief items includes family tents, family kits, personal hygiene kits, kitchen sets, aluminium boats, and generators.…

PRESS RELEASE: One ASEAN One Response for Displaced Communities in Rakhine State, Myanmar

Yangon, 14 October 2017 – The ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management (the AHA Centre) has dispatched about 80 tonnes of relief items for displaced communities in Rakhine State through Yangon, Myanmar. The items consist of family tents, family kits, personal hygiene kits, kitchen sets, aluminium boats, and generators, among others. The…