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NEWS | World Tsunami Awareness Day 2018: It’s all we can do. Be prepared.

02 November 2018: UNDP in Malaysia in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Agency and Ministry of Education conducted inaugural school tsunami evacuation drills at SK Seri Kuala and SMK Kota Kuala Muda with nearly 1500 students involved, in the area which was hit by the 2004 tsunami. Read more >>



VIDEO | UNDP Malaysia Tsunami Drill in Kedah

10 July 2017 - In Malaysia, schools are designated evacuation centres for communities when natural disasters strike, making it even more important to educate school-age children on the importance of safe evacuation drills. Watch video>>



NEWS | Malaysia among 18 Asia-Pacific Countries to Participate in a Regional Tsunami Preparedness Project

10 July 2017 - Japan Pledges $1.5 million for Tsunami Awareness and Disaster Risk Information in Asia-Pacific. The project is implemented by the United Nations Development Programme and funded by the Government of Japan. Read more>>


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Final results in Malaysia:

students, teachers and members of school administration have participated in the drills

schools have organized tsunami education, developed evacuation plans, conducted drills


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Shairi Mathur
Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist,
UNDP Bangkok Regional Hub
 : shairi.mathur@undp.org



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