Focused Interventions

The resources pooled under the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF) are dedicated to supporting the implementation of the National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP) 2012-2022 and National Flood Protection Plan (IV) (NFPP-IV) 2015-2025. The fund will finance projects relevant to given targets. However, phase-based interventions will be finalized based on imminent needs and demands.

 

Figure: Thematic Areas

 

For the first phase, the identified projects are given in the Focused Interventions section.

 

Potential Projects for Phase 1 NDMP/NFPP (IV) Intervention Area
Multi-Hazard vulnerability and Risk assessment(MHVRA)

 

Intervention 3: Establishment of National Hazard and Vulnerability Assessment”

  • Conduct detailed MHVRA at local and National levels
Strengthening readiness of the communities through CBDRM activities Intervention 6: “Strengthen awareness program on Disaster Risk Reduction at Local level”

  • Implement and disseminate CBDRM activities
  • Disseminate self-help and mutual help efforts in disaster management
National and Sub-national Emergency Response plans Intervention 2: “Prepare Disaster management plans at various levels”

  • Formulate and update disaster management plans at national, district or TMA levels
  • Develop hazard specific contingency plans
Early Warning Systems

 

Intervention 2: “Prepare Disaster management plans at various levels”

  • Formulate and update disaster management plans at national, district or TMA levels
  • Develop hazard specific contingency plans
1- Retrofitting of the Infrastructure against Disaster and Climate change(Schools, hospitals and other important public facilities)

2- Structural measures in Flood-prone areas( river works, embankment strengthening, and protection walls)

3- Structural interventions for drought and dry land management

 

Intervention 7: “Infrastructure development for Disaster Risk Reduction”

  • Structural vulnerability evaluation for schools and hospitals against earthquakes, tsunamis, and floods in Pakistan
  • Implement appropriate structural measures in flood-prone areas taking into account integrated flood management plans “National Flood Protection Plan 4”