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The first ‘BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise- 2017’ (BIMSTEC DMEx-2017) will be conducted by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as the lead agency from October 10-13, 2017 in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR). This exercise will be a platform for sharing best practices on all aspects of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), strengthening regional ..
Topics: Bay of Bengal • Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation • Disaster risk reduction • Emergency management • Foreign relations • Humanitarian aid • National Disaster Response Force • NDRF • Politics by country
Nepal has recently signed a $635 million United Nations (UN) assistance package for 2018-2022 to lay out the country’s development strategy for the next five years. The package involving 26 individual UN agencies, spans interventions aimed at assisting in four broad areas: inclusive economic growth, social development, resilience, climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction, ..
Topics: Countries • Disaster Management • Disaster preparedness • Disaster risk reduction • Humanitarian aid • International development • Nepal • Organizations • Resident Coordinator • United Nations • United Nations Development Assistance Plan