IX. Approach/Mission/Priority Areas


Ø      Preparedness rather than crisis management

Ø      Coordinated participatory approach rather than only State responsibility

Ø      Technology up-gradation and deployment

Ø      Information-a tool for disaster management

Ø      Regional and international cooperation

Ø      Quick damage assessment technology

Ø      GIS web enabled networking

Ø      State of art control rooms

Ø      Mobile onsite control rooms

Ø      Human resource development

Ø      Massive public education and community involvement campaign

Ø      Greater attention in North Eastern Region

Ø      Strengthening Institutional network

Ø      Involvement of NGOs

Ø      Effective linkage of disaster mitigation with development plans

Ø      Involvement of Private Sector

  Ø Legal and legislative support.