National Disaster Management Authority Government of India

Role and Responsibilities

  • To  develop parameters under which NIDM has to function and correspondence relating thereto.  Preparation of NIDM guidelines
  • Matters relating to Capacity Building Grant under 13th Finance Commission
  • International Co-operation Cell in CBT from the perspective of capacity building in international training., and other international coordination disaster management  related issues.
  • Processing of proposals received from different organizations and NGOs for organizing events on disaster related subjects
  • Utilization and uploading of deliverables received in form of video clips/presentations/reports etc.
  • To coordinate with the State Governments and UN agencies on training programmes initiated by UNDMT, UNFPA and other UN agencies
  • International workshop such as EAS-ASEAN and NPDRR
  • UNFPA (MISP Training) – Correspondence with State authorities and resource persons
  • Nomination of officers from NDMA on subjects relating to disaster as guest lecturer.
  • Parliament Questions/RTI Matters/VIP references/reports & returns
  • Other miscellaneous issues such as Organization of Relief Commissioners conference – providing logistic support etc
  • Revised guidelines for the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
  • Training part of NDRF