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Disaster Mitigation and Response
Basic Objectives
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of natural disasters
  • Mobilize communities for disaster preparedness and response activities
  • Undertake relief and rehabilitation to rebuild peoples' lives and confidence
  • Help formulate policies and programmes for disaster preparedness
Major Activities
  • Research into the nature, causes and impact of disasters
  • Community mobilization for post-disaster rehabilitation
  • Post-disaster reconstruction and rehabilitation
  • Training and communication for earthquake-safe housing construction
  • Disaster risk reduction planning
Inspecting an earthquake crack
Some Important Projects
(Some projects listed below have rollover links to their details)

"Of all the NGO activities that have taken place after the relief effort, I regard the training work done by PSI as the most meaningful."

Pravin Pardeshi
District Collector, Latur
Film - (Bhookamp Surakshit Ghar Nirman)
Film - (Dharti Hil Jaaye Jaan Na Jaaye)
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 CDMR e-brochure as a pdf.            



Developed by: People's Science Institute, Dehra Doon, Uttarakhand, India