Within the overall cycle of disaster management (prevention, adaptation, preparedness, response, recovery, and rehabilitation), IETC focused on
This priority was operationalized by taking cognizance of IETC’s mandate on ESTs to look at technologies to effectively mitigate and reduce the environmental impacts of disasters. This includes decision support tools, management systems and technology support for integrated action, for reducing vulnerabilities and mitigating causes of water-related disasters and for catchment and watershed related adaptation and mitigation measures.
IETC's latest projects in the disaster prevention area were
The DEBRI project in Banda Aceh Indonesia
Forestry waste management project in the Banyumas district of Indonesia
Awareness raising training on urban risk reduction in Wuxi City, China