Disaster Management And Relief

Disaster Management And Relief

According to the National Disaster Management Authority, around 40 million hectares of land in India are exposed to floods 68 percent of the land is vulnerable to droughts, landslides, and avalanches, 58.6 percent landmass is earthquake-prone, and tsunamis and cyclones are a regular phenomenon. Such vulnerable conditions have placed India, developing country of youth, amongst the top disaster-prone countries. The report also noted that India lost around three thousand lives in 2017 due to natural calamities. Further, economic losses in India due to such calamities accounted for around $13,789 million, the 4th highest in the world. Natural disasters not only adversely affect human and physical capital but also pose a serious threat to India’s economic development. India has witnessed a tremendous increase in farmer distress due to natural disasters making it responsible for farmer suicides to a great extent. Thus, Disaster creates a panic situation among all the Indians. Analyzing the adverse effects of a disaster on humans and properties, Pahal Foundation comes forward to help and provide relief to all the needy ones who got affected by these natural calamities. We make attempts in the wake of any disaster and extend immediate support to affected communities. The idea is to be more responsive and prepared, by mobilizing resources in advance so that the available funds can be utilized with immediate effect on the ground, thereby curtailing the risk of losing time and energy in fundraising post-disaster. The key objective and aim is to make financial resources available and accessible for immediate relief within 24 hours of any disaster and act as one of the first responders on the ground. Our team provides disaster management education to improve the resilience of the communities and their preparedness to handle disasters. We work together to help and create awareness among communities about government schemes to compensate victims for damages due to disaster & calamities and facilitate community access to those benefits. Pahal Foundation helps to tackle the problems that arise due to calamities among poor families in the societies. We make a tireless effort to bring out the poor condition of the disaster-stricken families and tries to improve through whatever means we can do. Thus, Making our NGO an esteemed Organization that is dedicated in altering the impecunious situations of the families. In Nutshell, Team at Pahel Foundation is skilled in Designing and managing relief and rehabilitation strategies/operations which helps to overcome the loss that occurred due to natural calamities and disaster