IDRR day 2014

The KSDMA and ILDM with the support of GoI-UNDP Project on Enhancing institutional and community resilience to disasters and climate change (2013-17) is celebrating the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction at ILDM on 13th October 2014. In line with the theme of IDRR day, 2014 – ‘Step up: Ageing Population‘, a one day long awareness programme on ‘palliative care for elderly’ is also organized.

The programmes associated to the celebrations are:

Inaugural Session

Welcome Address

Shri. Amal Raj, Assistant Professor

Presidential Address

Shri. K Muraleedharan, MLA, Vattiyoorkavu

Inaugural Address

Shri. Adoor Prakash, Minister for Revenue & Coir

Introduction to IDRR day

Prof. Dr. Keshav Mohan, Member, KSDMA & Director

Launching of various publications in Disaster Management

Launch of cartoon animation on disaster risk reduction

Drought Prone Area Map

Major Industrial Accident Hazard Susceptibility Map

Lightning Frequency Map (2010-14)

Disaster in Numbers, 2013, Monsoon (June to December)

Disaster in Numbers – Fact Sheet on Coastal Erosion related losses in Kerala (2002-2012)

Disaster reporting mobile application

Handbook on Disaster Management – Volume 1 – Natural Hazard Susceptibility of Kerala

Handbook on Disaster Management – Volume 2 – Emergency Operation Centers

Vote of Thanks

Dr. Sekhar L Kuriakose, Member SDMA

Awareness Programme on Palliative care for elderly

Faculty, Pallium India


Report of the workshop is attached as PDF herewith