Asia Pacific Coalition for School Safety
Plan International is Secretariat of Asia Pacific Coalition for School Safety (APCSS). The founders of APCSS are Plan International, UNICEF, UNESCO, IFRC, World Vision International, Save the Children and Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC). APCSS is to create a space at the regional level for discussion and sharing of technical resources, good practices/lesson learns and model policies on Safe Schools to minimize the impacts of disasters to children’s education and to coordinate and promote advocacy for Comprehensive School Safety.
The Sendai Framework Voluntary Commitments (SFVC) online platform allows stakeholders to inform the public about their work on DRR. The SFVC online platform is a useful toolto know who is doing what and where for the implementation of the Sendai Framework, which could foster potential collaboration among stakeholders. All stakeholders (private sector, civil society organizations, academia, media, local governments, etc.) working on DRR can submit their commitments and report on their progress and deliverables.