Disaster Management

  • Vulnerability of Children to HIV and AIDS A study in the Tsunami-affected districts of Tamil Nadu, India Surkhraj Kaur Tue, 12/06/2011 - 16:51

    Save the Children Foudation (SCF), has been working towards rehabilitation of the tsunami affected people in India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Thailand with a focus on children.



  • VCRC Response to Tsunami (26th Dec 2004-26th June 2005) Surkhraj Kaur Fri, 11/25/2011 - 16:52

    Vector Control Research Center in coordination with Indian Council of Medical Research were committed to provide all the necessary support to Government of India in meeting demands of the post Tsunami situation.


  • Riding the Storm - Community Experiences from Disaster Preparedness Initiatives in Andhra Pradesh Surkhraj Kaur Sat, 07/09/2011 - 11:35

    An insight into the concrete steps taken by Oxfam GB to educate the people living on the coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh to the impending disasters of the cyclones and tackle them beforehand.

  • UNDP looks at Risk Reduction in the Himalayas and Impact of flash floods and GLOFs in the Sutlej basin Surkhraj Kaur Thu, 08/19/2010 - 17:40

    This preparatory assessment is a compilation to understand the socio-economic impact of flash floods in the Sutlej basin and to explore community based risk reduction measures.

  • Social Sector Service Delivery-Good Practices Resource Book (Planning Commission & UNDP) Surkhraj Kaur Thu, 08/19/2010 - 17:25

    This Resource Book, based on inputs provided by experts, is a compilation of 34 case studies pan India that showcase the practices that have played a vital role in delivery of services.

  • Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), Andhra Pradesh, Develops Behaviour Change Communication Strategy Surkhraj Kaur Tue, 08/17/2010 - 16:53

    To build on AKDN’s relief and assistance efforts, the ‘Andhra Pradesh Relief to Development Program’ (APR2D) develops a BCC strategy and communication materials on personal hygiene and sanitation for those affected by the 2004 earthquake in coastal AP


  • UNDP Brings Out the Good Practices Resource Book admin Wed, 06/23/2010 - 13:34

    The vision of inclusive growth through mechanisms for innovative and efficient delivery of public services, as envisaged in the Eleventh Plan, is brought forward in the Good Practices Resource Book.

  • Oxfam India Educates Communities on Disaster Preparedness through IEC Materials admin Mon, 05/10/2010 - 13:56

    More than 300 million people in India are living in poverty. Oxfam believes in playing a lasting role in finding solutions to this injustice. In order to meet the new challenges of these changing times and to ensure that Oxfam’s work is as wide-reaching as possible, Oxfam GB, in collaboration with Oxfam International, has supported the setting up of Oxfam India as an autonomous, Indian organisation working for national and international development. Oxfam India was formally launched on 1st September 2008.

  • Actionaid Develops IEC Materials on Disaster Preparedness admin Mon, 05/10/2010 - 12:03

    ActionAid is an international anti-poverty agency operating in over 40 countries, working with poor and marginalised people to end poverty and injustice together. In India, ActionAid has been working with poor and marginalised people since 1972. The organisation partnered with local NGOs, community based organisations and people's movements to collectively address poverty, inequality and injustice. ActionAid’s focus is on the rights of India’s most marginalised communities - Dalit and indigenous people, rural and urban poor, women, children and minorities. These groups face an acute lack of access to and control over resources, services, and institutions.

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