In order to ensure timely response to the current flood situation in the country, all concerned authorities and departments including NDMA
, Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), Armed Forces, Rescue 1122 and district administration are working hand in glove to cope with this calamity.
The Chairman NDMA
while taking strict notice of such activities said, "These people could mint money from the masses by provoking their emotions in the name of charity for the affected." Therefore, he has requested the public not to deposit money in such a private accounts.
is the lead agency at the federal level to deal with the whole spectrum of disaster management activities.
He said that in past NDMA
has worked efficiently during the earthquake 2005 and the situation created after the flood 2010.
To alleviate the hardships/miseries of affected people, Recovery and Rehabilitation Directorate, of NDMA
acts as 'Drought Secretariat' to ensure timely, coordinated and smooth flow of information between all stakeholders.
To alleviate the hardships of affected people, the NDMA
's Recovery and Rehabilitation Directorate acts as a "Drought Secretariat" to ensure the timely, coordinated and smooth flow of information between all stakeholders.
The purpose of the workshop was to brief the audience on MHVRA and SHVRA activities undertaken by NDMA
through its Project Management Unit.
Highlighting the overall objective of the strategic dialogue , Mohammad Idrees Masud, NDMA
's Member Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) briefed the participant on NDMA
's future plans and priorities, and said that this forum provided the donors a platform for identifying their inputs for enhancing disaster resilience in the country.
Incidentally, the management committee of the NDMA
has met only four times between 2007 and 2012.
The authority put up an interesting information pavilion in Hall No.6 at IITF to create awareness on the activities of the three Organisations - NDMA
, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) that are engaged in the task of disaster management.
will provide member services on such issues as regulatory representation before the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Federal Trade Commission, congressional and state legislation and regulations, public affairs, outreach programs, international affairs and individual member consultations.