National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in collaboration with Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) KP and District Administration Swat under the sponsorship of WFP organized a three days Training and Simulation Exercise (SIMEX) on Disaster Preparedness and Response Planning. Training was conducted from 11th – 13th September 2018 at Shelton’s Rezidor Hotel, Swat by the resource persons of National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) an integral part of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).
40 trainees representing different Line Departments of the Government of KP, PDMA, District Disaster Management Authorities (DDMAs), Army, Rescue 1122, students and other related national and international organisations participated in the Session.
Mr. Fawad Khan, Additional Deputy Commissioner Swat participated as the Chief Guest at closing ceremony. While speaking to the training participants he appreciated NIDM and PDMA KP for taking a step ahead towards building the capacities of all stakeholders. He urged the participants to spread the knowledge they have gained during the training.
Brig.(R) Fiaz Hussan Shah, Senior Capacity Building Specialist (NIDM Pakistan)thanked PDMA KP and the District Administration Swat for their support and cooperation