South Asia

South Asia

International Day of Peace 2015

We reflect on the International Day of Peace 2015, and its theme ‘Partnerships for Peace – Dignity for All’ On 21 September 2015, the world…

International Day of Peace

Today, people across the world are observing the International Day of Peace. The event was established in 1981 and is dedicated to promoting peace among…

Reducing disaster risk in South and South East Asia

In partnership with the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) we are hosting a high level, two day discussion on managing urban flood risk in Southeast…

Kenyan fuel pipeline blast flooding in South Asia

The blast of a leaking fuel pipeline in Kenya and the explosion at a French nuclear storage plant on 12 September as well as the…