The preliminary annual symposium organized by the Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies Sri Lanka in collaboration with the Civic Force of Japan as a part of the concept for the Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction programme (CBDRR) in Sri Lanka, was held on ‘Private Sector Partnership in Disaster Resilience’ for the year 2014.

The objective of the symposium was to collaborate with all actors in DRR in opening a space to build private sector partnership in Sri Lanka and the Asia Pacific Region. .  

Several representatives from various countries in the Asia Pacific region such as Japan, Philippines, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Korea participated and shared their experiences in Disaster Response, Resilience and Risk Reduction activities implemented or initiated in partnership with the Private Sector.


Symposium on Private Sector Partnership in Disaster Resilience Final Report