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  • Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund PPAF
    1, Hill View Road, Banigala
    44,000 Islamabad
    Pakistan

    Email: naunehal@ppaf.org.pk
    Phone: UAN: 111 000 102
    Fax: +92 512613931 33
    Website: http://www.ppaf.org.pk/

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Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF)

Private Sector

http://www.ppaf.org.pk/

To establish an effective network of partners and organise communities for poverty alleviation and human development.

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Mission

To establish an effective network of partners and organise communities for poverty alleviation and human development.

Disaster Reduction Goal

To protect communities living in PPAF program areas from harm, caused due to the onset of recurrent disasters, and reduce the risk of loss and damage to PPAF's development initiatives

Policies and Programmes in DRR

Community Based Disaster Management Program:
- Build response capacities of communities
- Integrating DRR in development
- promote a culture of preparedness and make communities safer by reducing risk of hazards

Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)

Including DRR in PPAF's core programmes

Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)

Local level HVCA and identify community level EW systems: mobile phones, Mosque loud speakers and hooters, local radio networks etc.

Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)

Imparting knowledge on internationally practiced disaster management subjects.

Reducing underlying risk factors (HFA 4)

PPAF other programmes include: Livelihood Protection, Environmental Safeguards, Infrastructure Development and Mitigation Projects, Water and Energy Projects and Health and Education Programs. These programmes address the underlying risk factors to a great extent

Preparedness for effective response (HFA 5)

- Providing community trainings in disaster management,
- Establishing community level organisations: Disaster Management Committees and Emergency Response Teams
- Providing stockpiles of emergency stores
- Simulations

Other activities

PPAF other programmes include: Livelihood Protection, Environmental Safeguards, Infrastructure Development and Mitigation Projects, Water and Energy Projects and Health and Education Programs. These programmes address the underlying risk factors to a great extent

Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Point(s)

Naunehal Shah, Disaster Preparedness & Management Consultant

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  • 1, Hill View Road, Banigala 44,000 Islamabad Pakistan

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