Capacity enhancement of government officials in Mainstreaming DRR into Development Process held

March 3, 2014 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: A 2-Day Training Course was organized by NIDM on “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) into Development Process” for the government officials from all provinces/regions and humanitarian partners the other day at National Institute of Disaster Management in Islamabad.

The training course was attended by senior and mid-career officers from federal ministries, Provincial line departments, their attached organizations and members from civil society organizations.

The said course was continuation of the training course being run in NIDM for the capacity building of all stakeholders.

A total of 23 representatives participated in the training course. The overall objective of the initiative is to impart training and develop necessary skills of all stakeholders in Mainstreaming DRR into Development Process being a priority initiative of NDMA.

Resource persons from the academia, government and development sector having sound background experience in the field were invited to impart training. The training module consisted of lectures, group exercises and interactive discussion.

The training concluded with the distribution of certificates to the participants by Brig. Sajid Naeem, SICBS, NIDM.