Tag Archive for Tag: Disaster

Tag: Disaster Disaster Resettlement, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction

Disaster resettlement, rehabilitation and reconstruction means taking steps to mitigate the problems of victims after the disaster disappears. Victims need help and assistance to return to their homes after disaster period is over. They may be helped to build their damaged houses. If it is flood prone area, they may be provided sites at new settlement areas which are safe.

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Tag: Disaster Disaster Rescue and Relief Measures

Disaster rescue and relief means taking steps to face the distress situation after the disaster has taken place. Volunteer groups, police force or military teams are organised to Rescue the people trapped. • Rendering first aid to wounded • Donating blood • Organizing clearing up so that normalcy returns. • Locating places where dead bodies can be kept until they

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Tag: Disaster Disaster Mitigation

Disaster mitigation means minimizing the painfulness which occur due to disaster. After the disaster the people face the following problems: 1. Shelters are completely or partially damaged 2. Food is not available when required 3. Drinking water shortage is felt. 4. Diseases spread. 5. Communication systems are affected. To mitigate the misery of the affected people the following steps are

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Tag: Disaster Disaster Preparedness

At all levels of civil administration committees are established and responsibilities and urgently required finance entrusted. At national level Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, a national disaster management division is established. It has prepared guidelines for disaster management. The national disaster management authority is responsible for • Providing necessary support and assistance to state Governments. • Coordinating and

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