The process by which people, organizations and society systematically stimulate and develop their ability over time to achieve social and economic goals, including through improvement of knowledge, skills, systems, and institutions - within a wider social and cultural enabling environment.
28 Oct 2014, UNISDR AP
"Our course is having an impact in the real world but there is still a lot to be done on awareness of disaster risk measures. Pakistan has strengthened its institutional arrangements and also has good plans but the challenge is implementation and this is because of lack of capacity and lack of awareness”, said Dr Naeem Shahzad, head of the Master Masters of Science in Disaster Management...
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Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.