The government had already spent Rs 1.136 billion for the relief and rehabilitation works through PDMA in various disaster
The Inaugural Lecturer said that 'when countries, regions, localities, communities, families or individuals are affected by disasters
, they require international, national and other stakeholders from elsewhere to assist in order to stop the progression, reduce the impacts or prevent the recurrence of the disaster
Brig Mukhtar was deliberating on "Understanding Disaster
Management System and Disaster
Risk Reduction measures" during the first session of the workshop.
TELEMETERS: Provincial Disaster
Management Authority Director Mian Abdul Qadir Shah on Thursday said the authority was installing 35 telemeters across disaster-prone Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to have real-time data for effective response to floods.
Angara advised LGU officials they 'should not hesitate to spend their calamity funds for disaster
The expert said that it makes more economic sense to invest in risk reduction than to respond to a disaster
when it already happened.
With this data on hand, when disasters
occur, the North Sumatran Regional Disaster
Management Agency will now have the ability to accurately and quickly gather information, which had been an issue in the past.
Inspired by the Sendai Framework for Disaster
Risk Reduction 2015-2030, the purpose of Dev Forum 2018 was to encourage key leaders and managers in various sectors and industries to appreciate the need for understanding and strengthening disaster
risk governance to better manage crisis and disaster
risks, investing in disaster
risk reduction for resilience, and enhancing crisis and disaster
preparedness for effective response and recovery.
Tokyo (Japan), Nov 16 ( ANI ): Aeon Shinonome store conducted a disaster
prevention seminar in the wake of destruction caused by natural disasters
in various parts of the world.
At least 91% of all major disasters
recorded from 1998 to 2017 were climate-related, recording 7,255 events during the period, showed the report titled as 'Economic Losses, Poverty and Disasters
1998-2017', which evaluated total disaster-related economic losses and fatalities in last two decades.