Course:Disaster Management Course: Disaster Management Presented by Venkatesh Emani
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aster Risk Reduction 2015-203o e The "Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030" was adopted during the ThirdUN World Conferenceon Disaster Risk Reduction held in Sendai, Japan in March, 2o15 It is the first majoragreementof the post-2015developmentagenda, with seven targetsand four priorities for action It is the successor instrument to the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) 2005-2015 2015. Building the Resilience of Nationsand Communities to Disasters India and United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction signeda Statementof Cooperation (SoC) of the Sendai Frameworkon Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR). The Sendai Framework is a 15-year, voluntary, non-binding agreement. Itrecognizes thatthe State has the primary role to reduce disasterrisk but that responsibility should be shared with otherstakeholders (local government, private sectoretc)
Four Priorities for Action under the Franm Four Priorities for Action under the Framework Understanding disaster risk Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk Investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience Back Better" in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction Strengthening disaster - Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective r esponse and to"Build
The Four Prioriti The Four Priorities Priority1. Understanding disaster risk : Disaster risk management should be based on an understanding of disaster risk in all its dimensions Dimensions of vulnerability, capacity, exposure of persons and assets, e hazard characteristics and the environment. .Such knowledge can be used for risk assessment, prevention, mitigation, preparedness and response Priority a. Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk Disaster risk governance at the national, regional and global levels This is very important for prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery, and rehabilitation. e It fosters collaboration and partnership
The Four Priorites Priority 3. Investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience Publicand private investment in disaster risk prevention and reduction structural and non-structural measures Theseare essential to enhance the economic mic, social, health and cultural resilience of persons, communities, countries and their assets, as well as the environment. Priority 4. Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to "Build Back Better" in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction e It identifies the need to strengthen disaster preparedness for response, take action in anticipation of events, and ensure capacities are in place for effective response and recovery at all levels This phase is a critical opportunity to build back better including through integrating disast r risk reduction into development measures.
The Seven Global Targets: a Substantially reduce global disaster mortality by 2o30, aiming to lower average per 10o,000 global mortality rate in the decade 2020- 2030 compared to the period 2005-2015. Substantially reduce the number of affected peopleglobally by 2030, aiming to lower average global figure per 1oo,000 in the decade 2020-2030 compared to the period 2005-2015. - Reduce direct disaster economic loss in relation to global gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030. Substantially reduce disaster damage to critical infrastructure and disruption of basic services, among them health and educational facilities, including through developing their resilience by 2030.
The Seven Global Targets Substantially increase the number of countries with national and local disaster risk reduction strategies by 2020. Substantially enhance international cooperation to developing countries through adequate and sustainable support to complement their national actions for implementation of this Framework by 2030. Substantially increase the availability of and access to multi- hazard early warning systems and disaster risk information and assessments to the people by 2030.