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2018 Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Governance Academic Seminar


Bangkok, 24-25 September 2018
Host: The ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM), The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Thammasat University, and Resilience Development Initative (RDI)


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The ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM), The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and Thammasat University will be jointly organizing the 2018 Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Governance Academic Seminar.

The intended outcome of this seminar is to enhance knowledge sharing on different climate smart and inclusive disaster risk governance legal frameworks, policies, and tools implemented across Southeast Asia, based on best practices in the region, for the bedefit policy-makers and other relevant stakeholders.

Target Participants:
The intended participants from Southeast Asia

a. Academics and students from academic institutions in Southeast Asia
b. National disaster manegement office (NDMO) staff
c. Non-government DRM practioners
d. Red Cross Crescent national societies
e. Legislative drafters

Main theme of this paper is Effective Legal Frameworks For Inclusive and Climate Smart Disaster Risk Governance. The paper should provide an analysis on policies, laws, or regulations in Southeast Asian Countries that promote or can promote inclusive and climate smart disaster risk governance at the national and subnational level.

Participants from Southeast Asia are cordially invited to submit their abstract on the sub-themes indentified below:

a. Climate and disaster risk-informed policy making
b. Gender and diversity mainstreaming mainstreaming in disaster risk management system
c. Institutional structures and mechanisms for inclusive disaster risk governance
d. Mechanisms for regional cooperation towards climate smart disaster risk management system

Submission:
Abstract
  • Limited to one page (A4, Cambria, Size, 12, single space)
  • Must contain basic statement of research question, hypothesis, methodology, scope and limitations
  • Paper
  • Only previously unpublished papers will be accepted
  • Paper absed on shortlisted abstract shall be peer-reviewd by the organizing committee prior to their presentation in the seminar and publication
  • Authorship
  • Multiple authorships will be accepted

  • Participants from Southeast Asia are cordially invited to submit their abstracts and queries shall be sent to oia.polsci@gmail.com, project.polsci@gmail.com, and tiamkare.thitithamda@ifrc.org. Authors of shorlisted abstract shall be notified to submit their papers for the seminar.


    Timeline:

    Title Date
    Call for abstracts 18 June 2018
    Deadline for submission of abstracts 18 July 2018
    Meeting of the peer review committee 23 July 2018 (tentative)
    Release of shortlist 01 August 2018
    Submission of papers 10 September 2018
    Seminar 24-25 September 2018
    Closed Session for Dialogue Partners 26 September 2018
    Publication December 2018
    (GMT +07:00)

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    For further information, Please click the offical Call for Paper Link down below :

    http://www.rcrc-resilience-southeastasia.org/call-for-papers-2018-southeast-asia-disaster-risk-governance-academic-seminar/