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17th Annual Southeast Asia Red Cross Red Crescent Leadership Meeting | 14-15 October 2020 | Virtually Hosted by Viet Nam Red Cross
14 October , 2020 1:30 pm - 15 October , 2020 5:00 pm UTC+7
The 17th Annual Southeast Asia Red Cross Red Crescent Leadership Meeting was hosted virtually by the Viet Nam Red Cross (VNRC) from 14-15th October 2020.
This Leadership Meeting is an important opportunity for Presidents, Secretaries, General and Senior Management in the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement to evaluate challenges, successes and future direction, as a way of further strengthening the world’s largest humanitarian network.
Session 1: COVID-19 Response
- Impact on Food Security and Livelihoods in Asia and Pacific
- Migrant Workers and Socio Economic Impact
- COVID-19 Update from TRCS
- COVID-19 Update from VNRC
- IFRC Response to COVID-19 – a six month update
- ICRC Response to COVID-19 in ASEAN Member States
- ICRC Partnerships with Southeast Asia National societies
Session 2: Peer-to-peer support and cooperation initiatives among National Societies and other methods of collaboration
Session 3: Update on progress of commitments and targets of Manila Call for Action
Session 4: Follow up on the 16th SEA RCRC Leadership Meeting
Session 5: Updates on Forecast-based Financing initiatives
Session 6: Updates on Cash-Based Interventions and Programming (Presentation on largest cash programme in Turkey).
Media Coverage : Vietnamese
Media Coverage: English