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Gen. Director of ANDMA talks about coordination during Natural Disaster with ISAF delegations Dr. Mohammad Daim kakar  Gen. Director of ANDMA visiting flood effected area in Herat province Gen. Director of ANDMA Dr. Mohammad Daim Kakar in a joint meeting about Disaster Risk Reduction with Ambassadors of Pakistan (at the right) and Terkish ( at the left) . Dr. Mohammad Daim Kakar Gen. Director of ANDMA with En. Mohammad sadiq Hassani Head of Policy and coordination during distribution of food items for flood effected people in Herat Province Mohammad Karim khalili second voice president speaks at International day of Disaster Reduction-kabul Spokesman for Ministry of Refugee and Repatriation,  joint press conference with Afghanistan Natural Disasters Management Authority (ANDMA)  Muhammad Daim Kakar here in Kabul on Tuesday. KABUL, Feb 07, 2012: Dr.M.Daim Kakar with united Arabic Emirate  Ambassador in Kabul, in a ceremony of Donating  food kites to ANDMA ANDMA Trainers during Conducting exercise for Kabul schools students on Emergency Situation.
 

Disaster Response Procedures

ANDMA under the Office of the President, has the mandate to coordinate and manage post-disaster response activities for the Government. However, the key government ministries must provide necessary assistance to DDP in accordance with their mandated roles and responsibilities. More...

 

Policy and Coordination Guidelines on Formulation of National Disaster Management Plan

For undertaking better and effective disaster management activities all stakeholders both government ministries and non-governmental organizations under the leadership of National Emergency Committee and its secretariat Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) organize their disaster management activities from preparedness down to response. More...

 

Natural Disaster Mitigation Policy in Afghanistan

Afghanistan is considered as a country prone to a number of natural disasters Earthquakes, flooding, drought, landslides, and avalanches. Earthquakes are relatively frequent, being more frequent in the north and northeast, and often trigger landslides. Floods are common in the spring when snow begins to melt and rainfall is heavy. More...

 

The Law on disaster response, management and preparedness in the Islamic Sate of Afghanistan

This law is enacted for the management and prevention and mitigation of causes of natural and unnatural (human-generated) disasters, as well as post disaster situations and its impact, and the salvation of legal properties during and post disasters in Afghanistan. More...