Regional Perspectives on Disaster Resilience and Sustainable Development

  • Indrajit PalEmail author
  • Jason Von Meding
  • Chutinan Klinmalai
Conference paper
Part of the Disaster Risk Reduction book series (DRR)


Governance is the exercise of political, economic and administrative authority in the management of a country’s affairs at all levels (United Nations Development Programme in Corruption and good governance. New York, 1997). The paper aims to analyze the existing global and regional mechanism on the framework of sustainable development for disaster resilience in global and regional context of Southeast Asia. The different economic status has been considered to analyze the national level perspectives on disaster resilience and sustainable development. The disaster risk reduction mechanism and governance of disaster risk management that influent the implementation and achievement of national and regional goals and target. The convergence of global agenda and regional framework is complemented the mainstreaming of policy in all levels.


Sustainable development Disaster resilience Sendai Framework for Action Sustainable Development Goals Paris agreement 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Indrajit Pal
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jason Von Meding
    • 2
  • Chutinan Klinmalai
    • 1
  1. 1.Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management, Asian Institute of TechnologyKhlong LuangThailand
  2. 2.University of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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