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...