"Role Of Ngos In Rehabilitation And Development In Disasters" Essays and Research Papers

  • Role Of Ngos In Rehabilitation And Development In Disasters

    EXAMINE THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF NGO’s TO DEVELOPMENT NGO is an acronym which stands for “non-governmental organization. The UN defines an NGO as a kind of private organization that is independent from government control and is non-profit, non-criminal and simply an opposition party. According to professor Peter Willets, from the university of London , argues the definition of NGO as an independent voluntary association of people acting together on a continuous basis for some common purpose other...

    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, Economics 745  Words | 3  Pages

  • Role of Ngo in Rural Development

    Suggestion for development of Hawkers Hawkers/Street vendors are most vulnerable to forced eviction and denial of basic right to livelihood. It causes severe long-term hardship, impoverishment and other damage including loss of dignity. Therefore, no street vendor should be forcefully evicted. They would be relocated with adequate rehabilitation only where the land is needed for a public purpose of urgent need. Therefore: a) Eviction should be avoided wherever feasible unless there is clear...

    Costermonger, Hawker, Retailing 1820  Words | 7  Pages

  • Role of Ngos in Human Security

    ROLE OF NGOs IN HUMAN SECURITY By *Dr (Ms).A.N.Tamragundi ABSTRACT Human security is fundamentally concerned with helping people to deal with unforeseeable threats and sudden downturns, whether international financial crisis, environmental disasters or incapacitating illness. In this paper...

    Comparative advantage, Economics, Human 957  Words | 3  Pages

  • Role of Ngo in Wholistic Development

    ROLE OF SANTINIKETAN SISHUTIRTHA; THE N.G.O ON WHOLISTIC DEVELOPMENT OF ORPHAN AND OTHER BACKWARD CHILDREN Introduction: Santiniketan Sishutirtha is a non government organization working with the orphan and other children come from backward society. It is a registered society under West Bengal society act. It runs primary and middle school and also a home for the orphan and other poor and backward children. The primary school is now at present is run by the state government under the supervision...

    Amartya Sen, Human rights, Kolkata 1520  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Ngo in Environmental Management

    NGOs are defined as “private organizations which conduct and pursue activities to relieve sufferings, promote the interests of poor, provide basic social services or undertake community development”. In wider usage, the term NGO can be applied to any non profiting organization which is independent from the government. NGOs are typically value based organizations which depend, in whole or in part, on charitable donations and voluntary service. Although theNGO sector has become increasingly professional...

    Corporate social responsibility, Government, Non-governmental organization 1768  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Media in Development of Socienty

    ROLE OF MEDIA AND NGO IN DEVELOPMENT OF SOCIETY” -ABSTRACT- Mass media are the channels, such as newspapers, magazines, radio or television use to communicate information to large group of people’s. By regularly convening information to important audiences, from the general public to government, and international decision maker a media plays a major role in shaping public debate. Media organizations are independent of political influence and work as important informative...

    Civil society, Mass media, Non-governmental organization 1208  Words | 6  Pages

  • disaster Rehabilitation Complex

    PRELIMINARY THESIS PROPOSAL ABSTRACT NAME: Abla, Krister Kim S. DESIGN 8 ADVISER: Arch. Aurello Somera PROJECT TITLE: Philippine Red Cross Disaster Rehabilitation Complex Headquarter of Philippine Red Cross; a Recovery Facility for the Victims of Calamity and Disaster RESEARCH FOCUS: Bamboo Hybrid Building Construction Material Foldable emergency houses through Bamboo Hybrid Building Construction Material. A revolutionary way of construction where the bamboos are being combined...

    Building, Building code, Construction 652  Words | 2  Pages

  • Role of Ngos in Rural Developement

    Role of NGOs in Rural Development Shridhar Hegde, 2nd year MBA MSRIT Bangalore Kishan B.V , 2nd year MBA MSRIT Bangalore Abstract India has been a land of villages and the Government of India has been Implementing numerous rural development programmes for the upliftment of rural Communities. Non-government organizations with their advantage of non- rigid, locality specific, felt need-based, beneficiary oriented and committed nature of service...

    Government of India, India, Non-governmental organization 1296  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Students in Managing Disaster

    their parents in the disaster.they should try to spend some time with them to make them forget their sadness OVERALL DISASTER MANAGEMENT Students have a major role to play in managing disasters. They can: • Spread awareness about disasters and tips to handle them. • Organise mock camps in their holidays in neighboring villages to train people to cope up with disasters like earthquakes • Be part of 'emergency rescue teams' - mostly the training goes side by side along with 'compulsory...

    Disaster, Earthquake, English-language films 664  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngo Activities in Rural Development

      An assignment on NGOs activities in rural development: A criticalappraisal. Introduction:  Non-Government Organization (NGOs) started in this country in a limited scale as relief  provides following the devastating cyclone in 1970, which claimed colossal human lives and properties in the coastal belt and the off-shore islands. Devastations caused by the War of Liberation in 1971 prompted other foreign and newly established local NGOs to mount relief andrehabilitation Programs.Recognizing the...

    Bangladesh, Economic development, Grameen Bank 1875  Words | 7  Pages

  • Role of Communities in Disasters

    Community-based Disaster Risk Management 1 KNOWLEDGE NOTE 2-1 CLUSTER 2: Nonstructural Measures Community-based Disaster Risk Management 2 KNOWLEDGE NOTE 2-1 Prepared by Rajib Shaw, Kyoto University, and Mikio Ishiwatari and Margaret Arnold, World Bank Community-based Disaster Risk Management 3 KNOWLEDGE NOTE 2-1 CLUSTER 2: Nonstructural Measures Community-based Disaster Risk Managment Local communities play a key role in preparing for disastrous events such as the Great East Japan...

    2004 Indian Ocean earthquake, Community, Disaster risk reduction 1864  Words | 7  Pages

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Ngos in Development Process of Less Developed Country.

    The term NGO (Non Governmental Organisation) seems to be deceptively simple. However it has been defined by different individuals and scholars. According to Asian Development Bank the term non-governmental organization refers to “an organization not based in government, and it is not created to earn profit”. United Nations defines it as “private organizations that pursue activities to relieve suffering, promote the interest of poor, protect the environment, provide basic social services or undertake...

    Asian Development Bank, Development, Government 2162  Words | 6  Pages

  • NGOS

    Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) NGOs have used self-created certification systems to reward pilot projects for conservation programmes, but these are usually small scale and do not make a difference to the market unless they take a product or destination cluster. NGOs are more likely to be involved in ecotourism programmers than governments and also NGO programmes tend to be in developing countries. The main interest form NGOs revolves around ecotourism and fair trade tourism, rather than...

    Costa Rica, Developing country, Ecotourism 1272  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Students in Disaster Management

    students from school level to rouse the helping nature in them at times of need. A disaster is the misfortune of natural or human made perils that negatively affects society. It needs unity in people to come out of that disaster.  Thus disaster management plays a major role and youth plays a vital role in getting out the victims as fast as possible. The students can play a major role in disaster management. A disaster can be defined as any tragic event with great loss from events such as earthquakes...

    Crisis, Crisis management, Disaster 1016  Words | 4  Pages

  • disaster management the role of students

    DISATER MANAGEMENT-ROLE OF STUDENTS In a lot of nations late teenagers are part of 'emergency rescue teams' - mostly the training goes side by side along with 'compulsory military training' programs. I would like to negate student community from search and rescue since that is a highly specialized job and should be left to professionals. The basic role of the student, in my opinion, is AWARENESS of what to do during and after disasters. This would lessen panicking, paranoid and uncontrollable people...

    Disaster, Earthquake, Emergency evacuation 2086  Words | 5  Pages

  • Disaster Management in India

    natural disasters on account of its unique geo-climatic conditions. Floods, droughts, cyclones, earthquakes and landslides have been a recurrent phenomenon. About 60% of the landmass is prone to earthquakes of various intensities; over 40 million hectares is prone to floods; about 8% of the total area is prone to cyclones and 68% of the area is susceptible to drought. In the decade 1990-2000, an average of about 4344 people lost their lives and about 30 million people were affected by disasters every...

    Business continuity planning, Emergency management 2530  Words | 7  Pages

  • Disaster Essay

    DISASTERS CREATES OPPURTUNITIES FOR DEVELOPMENTDISASTER: Disaster can be defined as “The occurrence of a sudden or major misfortune which disrupts the basic fabric and normal functioning of a society, or community.” “An event or series of events which gives rise to casualties and/or damage or loss of property, infrastructure, essential services or means of livelihood on a scale which is beyond the normal capacity of the affected community’s ability to cope with out aid.” According to UNISDR...

    Business continuity planning, Development, Disaster 1629  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Role of an NGO in Bangladesh: ASA's Fund Collection and Distribution

    02707956 Tasnim Rahman Rita : 02708060 Shakil Zerin Bony : 02707945 Program : BBA Batch: 27 Section: C Course Code: MGMT 461 Course Title: Operation & Mgt. Of NGO Assignment On Role of NGO in Bangladesh: Fund collection and distribution ASA (Association for Social Advancement) Submission Date: October 21, 2008 ASA (Association for Social Advancement) is a non-governmental organization based in Bangladesh which...

    Bangladesh, Credit, Debt 1072  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ngo Development

    NGOs and Development in Bangladesh:  Abstract From its birth as an independent nation in 1971, Bangladesh became a site for Non Government Organisations.  Initially focussed on relief and rehabilitation activities following the War of Liberation and succeeding natural calamities, International and local NGOs turned their efforts to longer term development in the absence of state capacity to deliver welfare. By the mid 1980s still lacking a strong state, NGOs were faced with the challenge/opportunity...

    Aid, Bangladesh, Development 8242  Words | 23  Pages

  • Disaster Planning:Public Health Role

    4 Disaster in Franklin County After working through the project “Disaster in Franklin County,” I will admit that I have a new appreciation for the role of the public health nurse in the event of an emergency. The simulation helped me to understand the important role that the public health team. The plays in assisting the community during a disaster. Role of the Major Public Health Personnel Each of the major public health personnel, including the public health nurse, play a key role in keeping...

    Health, Incident Command System, Incident Commander 2586  Words | 7  Pages

  • Role of Ngo's in Desaster Management

    ROLE OF INDIAN NGOs IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT VANI – Voluntary Action Network India Profile of India India is one of the oldest civilizations in the world with a rich cultural heritage. It has achieved all-round socio-economic progress during the last 60 years of its Independence. India has become self-sufficient in agricultural production and is now the tenth industrialized country in the world and the sixth nation to have gone into outer space to conquer nature for the benefit of the people. It...

    Development, Disaster risk reduction, Emergency management 992  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngo and Government

    QUESTION Just development is an approach which most grassroots NGOs find most appropriate to their activities. Account for the main reasons why this is appealing to NGOs. Most developing countries have tried different strategies and approaches in an effort to achieve national development. Some of the tried strategies include; modernisation, import substitution and structural adjustment programmes. Despite of all these approaches, development countries have continued to experience high levels...

    Development, International Committee of the Red Cross, Non-governmental organization 2250  Words | 7  Pages

  • disaster assignment

    Topic: Critical appraisal of Disaster management Act, 2005 Submitted by: Rible Thomas Kizhakkidam MswII ROLL no 573 The Indian subcontinent is among world’s most disaster prone area. It is exposed to natural catastrophes because of its vast territory, large population and unique geo-climatic conditions. In India, while 40 million hectares of landmass is prone to floods, 68 per cent of the total areas is vulnerable to periodical droughts. The Disaster Management Act passed in 2005 provides for...

    Disaster, District, Federal government 1291  Words | 4  Pages

  • Disaster management

    Disaster management can be defined as the organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies, in particular preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters. The need to address disaster management Disasters are defined as a serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a society. They involve widespread human, material, economic or environmental impacts, which exceed the ability of...

    Business continuity planning, Disaster risk reduction, Emergency evacuation 792  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngo's Working for Women Development

    The term NGO seems to be deceptively simple. It may overlook the enormous variety and differential capabilities of different NGOs. In fact, NGOs offer a kaleidoscopic collection of organizations varying in origin, size, programmes, ideology, role strategy, funding, linkages evaluation, problem etc. NGOs embrace a bewildering group of organizations varying in terms of innumerable parameters. No standard definition can include all organizations working at present under the title of NGO, originally...

    Civil society, Human rights, Non-governmental organization 1180  Words | 5  Pages

  • bank and ngo in bangladesh

    About The banking sector is one of the most important components of the financial system that mobilises resources for productive investments in a country which in turn contributes to economic development. The banking sector in Bangladesh has flourished during the last three decades or so as a result of increased demand of the growing economy. During this period, the banking sector has also undergone several reforms and fallen under the jurisdiction of a number of acts in a bid to improve the efficiency...

    Bangladesh, Bank, Economic growth 1486  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Ngos

    12 VISION IAS ™ www.visionias.in www.visionias.wordpress.com G. S. PAPER II – GOVERNANCE, SOCIAL JUSTICE Topic: (9) Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities and other stakeholders Copyright © by Vision IAS All rights are reserved. No part of this document may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise...

    Civil society, Corporate social responsibility, Development 8660  Words | 25  Pages

  • Role of Ngos in National Development and Security

    THE ROLE OF NGO’S IN NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY By ( IBRAHIM TUDU) Chairman, Zamfara State Coaltion of NGOs, Nigeria email: ibrahimtudu@yahoo.com INTRODUCTION: The term NGO has now become a popular in academic, policy and international cycles. The letters N.G.O is an abbreviation, which stands for Non-Governmental Organization, literally speaking because they are not formed by the government, not controlled by Government bureaucracy and they do not participate in decision...

    Civil society, International security, National security 4510  Words | 18  Pages

  • Role Development

    Role concepts Anita C. Perkins Research College of Nursing Role development in Advanced Nursing NU6060 Dr. Jan Andrews February 04, 2013 Role concepts This article touched on the role concept of transition that the nurse practitioner experiences when starting out in their new role. The key theme of the article was role transition. Role transition is a change in the direction from one state to another state and functioning in a different manner (Hunter & Lops, 1996). In this article...

    Critical thinking, Diploma in Nursing, Healthcare occupations 773  Words | 3  Pages

  • Role of Community Radio in Community Development

    ROLE OF COMMUNITY RADIO IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Aim: To analyze how effectively the community radio can be used for the community development. Objectives: • To identify how far the community radio has played its role in creating awareness about the local issues such as social, environment and economic. • To analyze the reach of community radio among public. • To identify what genre of program is attracted by the public in community radio. • To analyze how far the community radio has created...

    Communication, Development, Marshall McLuhan 1893  Words | 6  Pages

  • An Evaluation of Planning and Design Considerations for the Rehabilitation of Flood Affected Settlements in Punjab, Pakistan

    Research Proposal Abstract An Evaluation of Planning and Design Considerations for the Rehabilitation of Flood Affected Settlements in Punjab, Pakistan The Problem Statement The world is becoming more vulnerable to natural disasters and floods are conceived as most devastating of all natural disasters (Miller, 1997). The average number of flood victims from 1973 to 1997 was 131 million (Koirala, n.d). The 1993 flooding in USA Mississippi was severe enough to cause the residents of three Midwest...

    Deluge, Flood, Islamabad 1927  Words | 5  Pages

  • Rehabilitation

    Rehabilitation is generally designed to facilitate recovery from illness, injury or disease to a normal level of functioning. Usually this involves medical and physical treatment and rehabilitation, however, a person’s recovery has a myriad of other aspects for holistic rehabilitation. In the case of Hannah, she has both her physical restrictions to overcome as well as social adjustment to her new situation and her rehabilitation will also involve her family’s adjustment to changes to her lifestyle...

    Health care, Health care provider, Maslow's hierarchy of needs 1347  Words | 4  Pages

  • Role of Ngo in Devlopment

    Role of NGOs in India NGOs can and should play the “game changer” to pro-poor development through leadership on participatory research, community empowerment and search for development alternatives   In a democratic society, it is the state that has the ultimate responsibility for ushering development to its citizens. In India, through the progressive interpretation of the Constitution and its laws and policies, the scope of development has been significantly broadened to include not just...

    Corporate social responsibility, Development, Development economics 4373  Words | 16  Pages

  • Disaster Management in Pakistan

    Disaster management in Pakistan By Irshad Ali Sodhar (FSP) Outline 1. Introduction 2. Disaster; definition and types 3. Disaster management 4. Phases of disaster management; a. Mitigation b. Preparedness c. Response d. Recovery 5. History of disasters in Pakistan 6. Disaster in the wake of recent floods 7. Structure of disaster management in Pakistan 8. Role of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) 9. Abysmal state of disaster preparedness and management in Pakistan ...

    Business continuity planning, Disaster area, Emergency management 2079  Words | 7  Pages

  • Ngo and Development in India

    ASSIGNMENT ON- NGOs and Development in India submitted to the university of Mangalore By Nelson Pinto With the declining role of the state in social welfare and social services, NGOs are increasingly gaining attention and prominence and are looked upon as alternative agencies in promoting awareness, change and development in society. After Independence we find with launching of planning for development, the voluntary sector have...

    Civil society, Government agency, Human 2593  Words | 9  Pages

  • Role of GIS in Disaster Management

    Role of GIS in Disaster Management What is GIS? A geographic information system (GIS) integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analyzing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information. GIS allows us to view, understand, question, interpret, and visualize data in many ways that reveal relationships, patterns, and trends in the form of maps, globes, reports, and charts. A GIS helps you answer questions and solve problems by looking at your data in a way...

    Emergency management, Emergency service, Geographic information system 1912  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Role of Ngos in Developing Tribals Through Watershed Programme

    The Role of Ngos in Developing Tribals Through Watershed Programme A CASE STUDY OF RDS 1. DR.K.PRABHAKAR, 2.DR. K.LAVANYA LATHA 3 PROF.A.PAPA RAO 1.POST DOCTORAL FELLOW, DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY, SRI VENKATESWARA UNIVERSITY, TIRUPATI – 517 502. 2. ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES, PONDICHERRY CENTRAL UNIVERSITY, PONDICHERRY-605014, INDIA 3. PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY, SRI VENKATESWARA UNIVERSITY, TIRUPATI–517 502. ABSTRACT THE BASIC PHILOSOPHY...

    Adivasi, Agriculture, Andhra Pradesh 1640  Words | 6  Pages

  • ROLE OF VOLUNTEERS IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT

    ROLE OF VOLUNTEERS IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT- Making a difference “We make a living by what we get but make a life by what we give” Disasters are sudden events that totally destroy society. They cause loss of life to both men ,animals and properties. Life almost comes to a standstill. A Disaster does not choose where to happen it can happen any time and anywhere. There can be two kinds of disasters Natural Disaster :earthquake, flood, cyclones, landslides, droughts. Manmade Disasters:...

    Human, Indian Army, Jammu and Kashmir 587  Words | 3  Pages

  • NGOs and Their Role in the Triadic Development Process

    set out, through an investigation into the Zimbabwean experience, to examine the role local Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) can play to uphold human rights in a repressive environment, in response to state-induced internal displacement situations. The debate about NGOs and their role in the triadic development process (state, markets and NGOs) is explored. While NGOs have been projected as the development ombudsman, questions about their effectiveness, transparency accountability, and being...

    Darfur, Forced migration, Human rights 420  Words | 2  Pages

  • Nursing Roles in Program Development

    Nursing Roles in Policy and Program Development Jill Harrison St. Joseph’s College Abstract Community-based nursing has a tradition of engaging in social justice activities and advocating for access and equitable health services for disenfranchised populations. Despite ongoing efforts to reform the nation’s health system and improve the health status of our population, prolonged neglect of the public health infrastructure has resulted in increased chronic diseases across the lifespan, prevalent...

    Health, Health care, Health economics 738  Words | 3  Pages

  • International Ngos Working in Pakistan

    Asim Muneeb Khan, A.Hameed (MSC SOCIOLOGY 1st) International NGOs Working In Pakistan: Oxfam International Head office in Pakistan : House no.201, Street No.10, E-7, Islamabad. Phone No. : 051-2653341, 051-2653491 Working on: Community welfare, Social and Economic Development, , Education, Natural disasters, Democracy, Human rights, Climate change, Livelihoods, Health, HIV/AIDS, Gender equality, Poverty , Injustice. Etc. The Oxfam International Secretariat leads, facilitates, and supports...

    Amartya Sen, Famine, Health care 1168  Words | 5  Pages

  • Natural Disaster

    Natural Disasters With the tropical climate and unstable landforms, coupled with high population density, poverty, illiteracy and lack of adequate infrastructure, India is one of the most vulnerable developing countries to suffer very often from various Natural Disasters, viz. flood, cyclone, earthquake,forest fire, drought, etc. Asia tops the list of casualties due to natural disasters. Space technology plays a crucial role in efficient mitigation of disasters. Communication satellite provides...

    Emergency management 1396  Words | 5  Pages

  • People Led District Disaster Management

    People led District Disaster Management Soon after the Orissa Cyclone and thereafter the Gujarat earthquake the Government of India prioritized a national policy on disaster management and advocated a change of direction from a post disaster reactive approach to a proactive stance before the occurrence of disasters, provided a new legal framework and greater harmonization of disaster management efforts. The policy set forth principles (including significant community role and active civil society...

    Civil society, Development, Emergency management 800  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngos

    ------------------------------------------------- NGOs or better known as non-governmental organisations are non-profitable organisations that pursue social aims that involve political aspects but are not political parties. As it sounds, NGOs maintain its non-governmental status by excluding participation from government representatives as members in the organisations. NGOs can be funded completely or partially by the government. NGO is usually run by a specially elected chairperson who is responsible...

    Government, Non-governmental organization, Organization 1105  Words | 4  Pages

  • Development Role of Rbi

    This role is, perhaps, the most unheralded aspect of our activities, yet it remains among the most critical. The Reserve Bank is one of the few central banks that has taken an active and direct role in supporting developmental activities in their country. The Reserve Bank’s developmental role includes -ensuring credit to productive sectors of the economy, ...

    Agriculture, Bank, Central bank 1190  Words | 4  Pages

  • Disaster Management Cycle

    Disaster Preparedness and Management Assignment No. 1 [pic] Submitted to: Sir Muhammad Akmal Khan Submitted by: Tayyab Hasnain Janjua Reg # 14DD-410004 D.DRM Second Quarter Fall 2010 Disaster Management Cycle Disaster Risk Management includes sum total of all activities, programmes and measures which can be taken up before, during and after a disaster with the purpose to avoid a disaster, reduce its impact or recover from its losses. The three key stages of activities that are...

    Business continuity planning, Disaster risk reduction, Emergency evacuation 1077  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ngo in the Philippines

    The Philippines’ NGO Sector By: Joanna Moshman  Charity and welfare work in the Philippines dates back to the beginning of colonization.[1] The motivation behind Kawanggawa (“charity”) is based on the notion of Pakikipagkapwa, meaning “to holistically interact with others” and Kapwa, meaning “shared inner self.”[2] When charity and volunteer work are carried out, it is implied that there is “an equal status between the provider of assistance and the recipient,” as exemplified by Damayan—the...

    Civil society, Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1692  Words | 6  Pages

  • Environmental Development Through Role Play

    Environmental Development through Role Play in Schools Prepared by: The Environmental Protection Group (EPG) 1. Executive Summary In this proposal the Environmental Protection Group (EPG) requests funding for its Environmental Development Project through Role Play in Schools. The project’s goal is to contribute to the reduction of environmental devastation and destruction through the implementation of role-play strategies that highlight concomitant preventive and behaviour change...

    Ecology, Environment, Environmental movement 448  Words | 3  Pages

  • Disaster Management

    Disasters have been an integral part of human history right from the dawn of civilization. In the early days, individuals and communities would lead the response to disasters. However, with the emergence of globalization, urbanization, large-scale migrations of human population, the nature of disasters has increased both in magnitude and complexity. The frequency of disaster may have remained unchanged, increasing population densities and urbanization has resulted in greater impact on human lives...

    Disaster, Disasters, Emergency evacuation 824  Words | 3  Pages

  • samarpan ngo

    Name: Ashishkumar D. Rupani Roll no.: 39 Subject: CIM- assingment Samarpan Charities - An NGO In Surat, Gujarat NGO Name SAMARPAN CHARITIES Unique Id of VO/NGO GJ/2009/0015022   Chief Functionary Archana Desai   Chairman Archana Desai   Umbrella/Parent Organization Sonali Mahila Vikas Charitable Trust Registered With Charity Commissioner  Type of NGO Trust  Registration No E-618/Valsad City of Registration Surat State of Registration Gujarat   Date of Registration ...

    Charitable organization, Charities, Governance 471  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngos and Policy-Making in Nigeria

    actualization of any vision, whether it be embarked upon by the government or a private institution. All over the world, there has being an increasing level of input from NGOs into policy making in nations. NGOs are legally constituted organisations whose influence has become indispensable to society. The paper seeks to highlights the role these organisations play in policy making in Nigeria. Relevant literature has been extensively consulted and reviewed to assess their relevance and level of participation...

    Civil society, Government, Non-governmental organization 1958  Words | 7  Pages

  • The National Disaster Management Authority

    The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), headed by the Prime Minister of India, is the Apex Body for Disaster Management in India. The setting up of the NDMA and the creation of an enabling environment for institutional mechanisms at the State and District levels is mandated by the Disaster Management Act, 2005. Contents [hide] • 1 Evolution of NDMA • 2 Roles and Responsibilities • 3 Organisation • 4 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Evolution of NDMA Emergence of an organization...

    Board of directors, Cabinet, Government of India 1053  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Role of Organization in Social Development

    challenges and hurdles that block progress. Development by this position is believed to be comeby through improvements in the human capacity for organization. The view also underscore the argument of the development scholars known as social development theorists who posit that increasing awareness leading to organization is the basic mechanism driving social change which they argue is the cause of development. The main argument of social development scholars is that for positive social changes...

    Bank, Education, Health care 2284  Words | 7  Pages

  • ROLE OF ARMED FORCES DURING DISASTER ON A LARGE SCALE

    ROLE OF ARMED FORCES DURING DISASTER ON A LARGE SCALE: DISASTER: It is a Catastrophe, mishap, calamity or grave occurrence in any area. It arises from natural or man-made causes, or by accident or negligence. It results in substantial loss of life or human suffering or damage to and destruction of property or damage to or degradation of environment. Disaster is of such a nature or magnitude as to be beyond the coping capacity of the community of the affected area. TYPES OF DISASTER: ...

    Armed forces, Army, Military 1468  Words | 6  Pages

  • Role of International Organizations

    Wehmar Marks POL 261 Prof. Hendrickson What role do international organizations play in the effort to reduce poverty in the poorest countries in the world? International organizations are formal institutions whose members are states. The power of the government and its member-states within the organization are outlined in a formal charter or treaty. Although governments are free to join voluntarily, assuming membership means agreeing to abide by the rules of the charter. International organizations...

    Extreme poverty, International Monetary Fund, Millennium Development Goals 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Relieving Haiti and Chile- Natural Disasters

    countries and very often, and they face efforts to rebuild the nation. Some countries do it better than others and some are more effective. But, this does not only apply to earthquakes but also to other natural disasters such as floods and droughts. In such situations, humanitarian and development aid rush in from different corners of the world and from the countries government. The aid that is received goes into the relief efforts of the country to bring it back to stability. An earthquake struck Chile...

    2010 Chile earthquake, Aid, Chile 1815  Words | 6  Pages

  • Mass Media and Important Role

    1. Introduction Nowadays, with the development of science and technology, media generally plays an important role in information broadcast all over the world (Paul, 2007). It is objectively response the society which effectively made the life clearly (Shayne, Chris, 2003). At the same time, today in most of countries, the power of media is more and more obvious. It can not only criticize the bad social forces, but also help the weak. However, although the enormous power of media has some advantages...

    Broadcasting, English-language films, Mass media 1294  Words | 4  Pages

  • Natural Disaster Management

    Overview The United States experiences a variety of natural disasters throughout the year. Because of hurricanes on the Pacific, Atlantic, and Gulf of Mexico coasts, earthquakes near the San Andreas and other fault lines, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes in the plains, and floods throughout the Midwest, the United States suffers approximately $1 billion in losses each week. From 1990-93, losses surpassed those during the previous decade, mainly due to Hurricane Andrew, the Midwest and Northwest floods...

    Emergency evacuation, Emergency management, Hazard 1284  Words | 4  Pages

  • History of Ngo

    journalists brought by the NGO to prove that bonded labour - a form of slavery - did exist right in the nation's capital. After the visit, the men from the NGO went to the police station to lodge a complaint, because bonded labour is illegal in India, and so is child labour in a profession as hazardous as this. The complaints, and the articles written by the journalists after the visit, were part of the NGO campaign to make the government implement the law. Every day, different NGOs all over India are doing...

    Baba Amte, Caste, Civil society 1293  Words | 4  Pages

  • Role of Agriculture in Development

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