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Scheme Period

 The schemes have been sanctioned for three years in 2019 but not more than 36 months from the date of the start of the schemes.

Implementation of the Scheme

SFDRR Scheme has been implemented since September, 2020

Human Resources Support

 One Senior Consultant and

 One Data Entry Operator have been appointed. 


Budget Allotment

An amount of Rs. 55.85 Lakh was sanctioned under SFDRR in 2019.

Aim & Objectives of the Scheme

·         Support the State Governments in taking measures for implementation of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.

·         To develop coordination mechanism with the aim of implementing Sendai Framework at State and District levels.

·         To ensure implementation of Programmes and Schemes of NDMA by States/ UTS.

·         To help in capacity building and training activities carried out by NDMA.

·         To facilitate emergency management exercises and mock drills.

·         To collect information and send to NDMA on periodic basis.



Expected deliverables/ outcomes of the Scheme


·         Technical Assistance in preparation of the Hazard Risk Vulnerability Atlas for the State.

·         Alignment of State Plans and District Plans in accordance with the Sendai Framework.

·         Facilitating State/UT Govt. Departments in preparation of their Departmental Disaster Management Plan.

·         Coordinating Mock Drills, compiling reports, compiling data during disasters, help in organization of joint workshops with States.

·         Compiling and timely furnishing of data and information to NDMA on disaster aspects, implementation of NDMA Schemes, and Sendai Framework Monitoring indicators.

·         Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to "Build Back Better" in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction.

·         Help in setting up of the Disaster Data Base at the State and District level.

·         Collection of reports about the lessons learnt and best practices from the State and exchange/ sharing of these among the States and NDMA.

·         Assist the SDMA in identifying opportunities for mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in development programmes.

·         Any other tasks assigned by SDMA/NDMA