The Southeast Asia Red Cross Red Crescent societies Regional Community Safety and Resilience Forum (‘the Forum’) brings together experts and practitioners to discuss the region approach to improving community safety and resilience from all the 11 countries in the region.

This is done by translating the policy, direction, and decisions from the Southeast Asia leaders, in accordance with IFRC Strategy 2020IFRC Community Resilience Framework and other relevant agendas including Hyogo Framework for Action and the subsequent Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, and Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals in order to ensure Community Safety Resilience capacities of individual National Societies are being strengthened and the capability of the region to improve its capacity for Community Safety and Resilience.

The Forum enhances regional integration, coordination, communication and cooperation among them, with the facilitation of IFRC Bangkok Country Cluster Support Team.

Outcome Documents

Previous Meetings

  • 2017: Regional Community Safety and Resilience Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2015: Regional Community Safety and Resilience Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • 2014: Regional Community Safety and Resilience Forum in Bangkok
  • 2013: 17th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Yangon
  • 2012: 16th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Singapore
  • 2011: 15th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Bangkok (see minutes)
  • 2010: 14th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Jogjakarta (see minutes)
  • 2009: 13th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Hanoi (see minutes)
  • 2008: 12th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Penang (see minutes)
  • 2007: 11th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Vientiane (see minutes)
  • 2006: 10th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC), Phnom Penh (see minutes)
  • 2001 – 2005: 1st – 10th Regional Disaster Management Committee (RDMC) (see summary)
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The Regional Community Safety and Resilience Forum (see the Terms of Reference) is an annual gathering of:

e-mail Mr. Hung Ha Nguyen, at hungha.nguyen@ifrc.org

Community Safety and Resiliece Forum Facebook group

Community Safety and Resilience Regional Forum

Community Safety and Resilience Regional Forum of Red Cross and Red Crescent of South East Asia is to enhance regional integration, coordination, communication and cooperation among Red Cross and Red Crescent members in South East Asia Region. It tasked to translate the results of the strategic policy and direction decisions from leader into the operational action to promote the establishment of a safer and resilient communities. This forum is responsible for escorting the global agenda on CSR refers to the IFRC Strategy 2020, IFRC CSR frame work and other agendas such as HFA and the MDGs.
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Tiamkare ThitithamtadaFriday, February 23rd, 2018 at 9:29am
Last day of the Regional Resilience Initiative #LessonsLearned Workshop. We continue to discuss the way forward for the sustainable approach to building resilience at local, national & regional level. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Canadian Red Cross Mission of Canada to ASEAN
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Ying Tkm shared สำนักงานบรรเทาทุกข์และประชานามัยพิทักษ์ สภากาชาดไทย's post to the group: Community Safety and Resilience Regional Forum.Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at 4:01pm
Regional Resilience Initiative (RRI) Lessons Learned workshop -- DAY 2
Objective : to identify how key IFRC contributions generated through RRI can be broadened/up-scaled to the wider humanitarian and development system.
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Tiamkare ThitithamtadaThursday, February 22nd, 2018 at 10:09am
“Flood is the hazard that happens every year,” Vilayphong Sisomvang shares about how Lao Red Cross places priority to building capacity of local community for disaster preparedness and response International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Canadian Red Cross Mission of Canada to ASEAN
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Tiamkare ThitithamtadaThursday, February 22nd, 2018 at 9:31am
What is the root cause of sexual & gender-based violence? Discussion is on going at the Regional Resilience Initiative #LessonsLearned #sgbv workshop International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Canadian Red Cross Mission of Canada to ASEAN
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Tiamkare ThitithamtadaWednesday, February 21st, 2018 at 12:09pm
"What has also been impressive is the success that the initiative has had in mainstreaming gender and diversity into regional, national, and local DRR policies, strategies, and tools," Ambassador of Canada to ASEAN Marie-Louise Hannan speaking of the Regional Resilience Initiative's at the opening of its Lessons Learned Workshop, 21-23 February in Bangkok. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Canadian Red Cross Mission of Canada to ASEAN