About the Webinar
The National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) in collaboration with the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) is organizing a webinar on “Disability inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction (DiDRR) in the New Normal: Policies and Local Level Interventions” on 17th August 2020 during 11:30 am – 1:30 pm to delve upon the DiDRR policies and interventions for managing the COVID-19 pandemic risks and its after-effects.
The focus of the webinar is to address the challenges faced by the persons with disabilities amid the pandemic and come up with adaptive strategies for persons with disabilities to cope up with the “new normal” paradigm.
Date: 17 Aug 2020
Time: 11:30 Am to 1:30 PM
- Programme Overview
- Opening Remarks
- Keynote Address
- Disability-inclusion: Challenges during the “New Normal”
- Empowering PwDs for DRR: A policy level approach
- Disability-inclusive Interventions at Local Level
- Summing Up and Conclusion
Interested candidates may register via this page. The link for meeting and log in details would be sent individually.