National Disaster Management Authority Government of India

Projects

Capacity Building & Training  Projects under Plan scheme of NDMA:

 

NDMA –IGNOU Pilot Project on Capacity building on Disaster Management.

(Project Cost:  Rs.2.34 Cr.)

NDMA in collaboration with IGNOU has implemented a pilot Project on capacity building on disaster management of Government Officials (GOs) representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) & Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in the areas of disaster prevention, preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery by conducting 8 Face to Face Training Programmes (FFTPs) at all the designated centres in the following 54 districts of 11 hazard prone states as under:

Andhra Pradesh – Ananthapur, Mahbubnagar, Srikakulam, Nellore, Prakasham.

Assam- Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Barpeta, Dhubri, Cachar.

Bihar – Sitamarhi, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Supaul, Madhepura.

Haryana – Gurgaon, Panipat, Ambala, Yamuna Nagar, Rohtak.

Himachal Pradesh – Kullu, Kinnaur, Chamba, Kangra, Manali.

Kerala - Idukki, Wayanad, Malappuram, Ernakulam and Palakkad

Maharashtra- Nasik, Raigarh, Thane, Pune, Satara.

Orissa – Ganjam, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Balasore.

Tripura – North Tripura, South Tripura, East Tripura (Dhalai), West Tripura.

Uttarakhand - Bageshwar, Pithoragarh, Rudraprayag, Chamoli, Uttarkashi.

West Bengal – Bankura, South Dinajpur, Murshidabad, Burdwan, Purba Medinipur.

In all, 16479 participants against the targeted number of 16200 participants have attended the FFTPs.   Out of the total 16479, 6648(40.34%) were Government officials, 7941(48.19%) were Panchayath Raj Institutions representatives and 1890(11.43) were representatives of Urban Local Bodies. Out of the total, 16,479,  4623 were women participants.  On completion of the report in June, 2013,  IGNOU has  submitted the draft report of the project, which is under process for final printing.

1.      Mw 8 Mandi, Earthquake Scenario : Multi State Exercise and Awareness Campaign.

(Project Cost: 1.44 Cr.)

NDMA in collaboration with IIT Bombay and IIT Madras has undertaken a project titled Mw 8 Mandi, Earthquake Scenario : Multi State Exercise and Awareness Campaign to provide a scientific understanding of the consequences of a large earthquake in the Himalayas.  The project aimed at creation of awareness, sensitization of stakeholders, RVS trainings, capacity building in the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and UT of Chandigarh.  A Mega Mock drill/ Exercise  was held on 13th February 2013 in the tri-cities of Mohali, Panchkula, Chandigarh and in Shimla.  The project is completed and final report is awaited.

 

Pilot Project on Advanced Trauma Life Support Project at JPNATC.  

(Project Cost: Rs.1.18 Cr.)

 

NDMA in collaboration with Jai Prakash Narain Apex Trauma Centre (JPNATC) has undertaken a Pilot Project on Advanced Trauma Life Support Project at JPNATC.   The project was designed to develop human resources to provide effective trauma care initially in the vulnerable and  disaster prone states such as Assam, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh and to develop dedicated and well trained doctors, nurses and paramedics for trauma life support in order to meet the challenges of disaster situations.  The Institute has submitted the draft report of the project indicating a total of 129 participants attended and completed training on Advanced Trauma Life Support.  Besides 131 participants attended and completed the Rural Trauma Team Development Course.  53 Nurses have also successfully completed Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses course.

 

Pilot project for capacity building of  IAS/Central Service at the Centre for Disaster Management at LABSNAA, Mussoorie. (Project Cost: Rs.0.83 Cr.)

 

NDMA in collaboration with Centre for Disaster Management, NIAR, LBSNAA, Mussoorie has undertaken  a pilot project for capacity building of IAS/Central Service at the Centre for Disaster Management at LABSNAA for providing basic Foundation training courses   with regular updates in Refresher and Orientation Programmes for IAS and All India Service Officers at LBSNAA.   The objective is to ensure that all officers who are likely to be posted as District Collectors receive a minimum level of training in DM.  For senior officers, awareness about policy options for DRR will be the focus.  LBSNAA has submitted the draft report indicating 1048 participants attended different courses/modules relating to disaster management.