Aug 21, 2014
In this episode of Ek Duniya Ek Awaaz, Neelkamal Darbari, Joint Secretary, National Disaster Management Authority talks about the important role played by a community during disaster management. She states that Community Radio is the most low cost medium for communication and is in direct contact with the immediate community. She adds that before 2005, all disaster management was relief centric. However, following the Disaster Management Act, there has been a change in the thinking and more focus is being given to disaster preparedness.