Tropical Storm Washi/Sendong - Action Review Report

Language
English
Pages
9pp
Date published
01 Mar 2012
Type
Conference, training & meeting documents
Keywords
Disasters, Typhoons, National & regional actors, Response and recovery, Urban
Countries
Philippines
Organisations
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

The workshop aimed to provide the humanitarian actors with an opportunity to review the first three months of the humanitarian response, objectively and constructively, to facilitate learning and thereby improve the current response and inform future government planning at the national and regional level.
The objectives of the workshop were as follows:
? Identify best practices and challenges
? Formulate recommendations as inputs for policy development, advocacy, and response
preparedness, in particular, the Government-led Lessons Learned and Contingency Planning
workshop to be conducted later this year
? Contribute to the continuous enhancement of the humanitarian response in the Philippines