Presentation on theme: "Disaster Clinic. What is Disaster Clinic? Disaster Clinics are informal group sessions or conferences Offering counsel or instruction in specific."— Presentation transcript:
What is Disaster Clinic? Disaster Clinics are informal group sessions or conferences Offering counsel or instruction in specific fields, activities and issues concerning disaster. Disaster Clinic will create a common platform for the disaster practitioners Interact and share personal thoughts, views, newer ideas, experiences, etc. and Enhance professional capacity of the disaster practitioners.
Network for Information, Response And Preparedness Activities on Disaster - NIRAPAD is “Knowledge Management Network” Focus on Three Areas; Knowledge Management ₋ Disaster situation analysis ₋ Support global initiatives (SPHERE, HAP, ECB) ₋ Maintaining resource archives ₋ Research and publications NIRAPAD
Technical support DRR and CCA ₋ Training event and resource- module, handbook & handout ₋ Develop SOP, strategy and procedures Partnership & Collaboration ₋ Reputation (Goodwill) and branding ₋ Value addition in disaster and CC knowledge ₋ Promoting and demonstrating accountability ₋ Support event management NIRAPAD
NIRAPAD involve in Clinic NIRAPAD study and research tried to explore, identify, learn and document interesting facts and evidence, knowledge gaps, new approach, etc. NIRAPAD learning process look at disaster and other disaster contributing factors from a different dimension, which possibly might add a little momentum to the holistic DRM effort. NIRAPAD wishes to expand its experiences and knowledge amongst the practitioners and stakeholders through Disaster Clinic.
What is the purpose and objective of the Clinic? Purpose To contribute in generation, re-generation and expansion process of disaster related knowledge; Objectives Creating a common platform for the disaster practitioners to interact and share thoughts and idea; To enhance professional capacity of the disaster practitioners To Document the existing learning and experiences
What is the process of conducting Disaster clinic? The discussion topics for the Disaster Clinics are selected through a collaborative approach Relevant organizations and individuals can facilitate and collaborate with the conduction process These clinics will be conducted both in English and Bengali All relevant reading materials and documents will be electronically transferred to all the participants. NIRAPAD wishes to organize at least one Disaster Clinic each month.
Who are the stakeholders and participants? Practitioners and stakeholder belonging to the field or disaster are the initial target participants. However students, researchers, media personals and private sector can also participate in the clinic.
What are the topics & discussions? Disaster and vulnerability through peoples perspective Climate change and disaster risk Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction Transformation of management system and National Disaster risk reduction model Accountability in Humanitarian Interventions Women leadership in Disaster Risk Management
What is the process of documentation and sharing? A report on each clinic will be generated and circulated by NIRAPAD.