National Disaster Management Authority Government of India

Introduction

Capacity Building equips the officials, other stakeholders and the community to perform their functions in a better manner during a crisis situation or a disaster.  At the national level,  the NIDM as the capacity building arm and in the states there are disaster management cells such as  Administrative Training Institutes in the States.   There are  other training institutes which are engaged in training and capacity building in the subject of disaster management.


NDMA is running training capsules on the subject in Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussorie and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderabad on regular basis for capacity building of IAS and Central Services Officers.