Health and WASH in Emergencies: experiences from Asia Pacific IFRC Health and Care Conference – Session 3

Thursday 25 February 2021, 3pm in KL / 10am in Nairobi / 9am in Beirut / 8am in Geneva / 2am in Panama


  • National Societies share lessons learnt on preparing for and responding to emergencies through Health and WASH activities;
  • Stakeholders elaborate on the importance of collaboration and coordination to promote sustainable emergency Health and WASH capacity.


  • Gwendolyn Pang, Deputy Director, Asia Pacific Region, IFRC
  • Mausam Bohara, Emergency Medical Services Delegate Asia Pacific Region, IFRC
  • Ludovic Arnout, Regional WASH Coordinator, Asia Pacific Region, IFRC
  • Amar Mani Poudel, Deputy Director, WASH Division, Community Development Department, Nepal Red Cross Society
  • Lisa Natoli, Health Lead, Australian Red Cross Society
  • Eka Wulan Cahyasari, Health Coordinator, Indonesian Red Cross Society / PMI
  • Fathimath Himya, Secretary General Maldives Red Crescent Society.
  • Olivier Bernard, Regional Water & Habitat Advisor (Asia & Pacific) ICRC
  • Ekram Elahi Chowdhury, Director, Health Department Representative Bangladesh Red Crescent Society
  • Emanuele Capobianco, Director Health Department, IFRC

The event is finished.


Feb 25 2021


8:00 am - 9:30 am

Local Time

  • Timezone: Asia/Singapore
  • Date: Feb 25 2021
  • Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm