COMMUNITY BASED DISASTER MANAGEMENT SEMINAR

43 participants representing 6 different communities attended seminar program on Disaster Management on the 18th August 2012. This was a joint program organised by NEICORD and State Disaster Management Authority, Government of Meghalaya, the first was conducted on the 18th August 2012. Seminar topics included:

  • Understanding Disaster
  • Disaster Management Act
  • Seven Steps of Earthquake Safety
  • First Aid for Emergency situation
  • Role of Civil society and FBO’s in disaster preparedness and response

The sessions were facilitated by NEICORD team, Instructor EMRI Meghalaya and Head faculty of Meghalaya Administrative Training Institute