IO WAVE 2018 Report, Regional and National Tsunami Simulation Exercise in Sri Lanka

Connecting Business initiative Secretariat • 22 November 2018

An International Tsunami Simulation Exercise (IO WAVE 2018) was carried out in September 2018 in Sri Lanka involving the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management Sri Lanka (A-PAD SL) in partnership with the Ministry of Disaster Management. A-PAD SL collated information related to meetings, district table top exercises, conducted the national tsunami simulation exercise and the after action review. The final report was compiled by A-PAD as a national document, which is also distributed among all 28 countries that took part in the exercise and all national stakeholders.