The country snapshots offers an overview of disaster law development in each Southeast Asian country as of June 2015, in preparation for the Regional Disaster Law Forum for Southeast Asia to be held on 10 – 11 June, 2015, in Bangkok, Thailand.


The overview highlights the disaster law development in each country which contains, among others:

  • Legal framework for disaster management and response
  • Operational disaster management frameworks (SOPs and other non-binding instruments)
  • National Disaster Management Agency (or other lead government agency for disaster management or disaster law).
  • Other relevant lead agencies
  • Main guidelines
  • Role of the National Society in country in national disaster management arrangements


Usage: Policy development

Audience: National Society Leadership, Communication staff

For snapshot on disaster law development in the following Southeast Asia, click below:

See related eventRegional Disaster Law Forum for Southeast Asia


Document Data

Author: IFRC
Publication date: June 10, 2015
Status: Final Type: PDF Size (MB): Size: 0.82
Theme(s): Disaster law
Tagged in: Disaster law
Resource type: Briefing paper, Factsheet

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