India Universities and Institutions Network for Disaster Risk Reduction (IUINDRR-NIDM)

Agenda 6 from Prime Minister's 10-point agenda on DRR

Objectives


  1. To enhance recognition of the vital role of universities in implementation-oriented education and research in disaster risk reduction and related field
  2. To provide a platform for interface between academia and policy across the country in different states
  3. To enhance the growth of young professionals and practitioners in disaster risk reduction
  4. To document, develop and disseminate knowledge products in the field of disaster risk reduction
  5. To share and work together (bilaterally or multilaterally) in promoting disaster risk reduction in higher education (focusing on, but not restricted to, post-graduate education)
  6. To collaborate on field-based and policy oriented research focusing on different aspects of disaster risk reduction and related fields
  7. To broaden the scope of education and learning in disaster risk reduction field through collaboration with diverse stakeholders including NGOs, private sectors, media and local governments
  8. To provide a forum for consultation, information sharing and cooperation among universities on matters and themes of common interest

















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