UPDATE: 9 June 2013
The Annual Consultation of the Committee for Disaster Management in West-Africa [GECEAO] Date: 4th - 6th June, 2013. The meeting concluded Friday 7th June 2013 with a tour of parts of Abuja and a visit to NEMA HQ by the participants
27 May 2013
The Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction was a GLOBAL event attended by more than 3000 people and representatives from over 150 countries. This Pictures highlights the 5-day event from the Nigerian Delegation.
The Global Platform for Disaster Reduction was established in 2007 as a biennial forum for information exchange, discussion of latest development and knowledge and partnership building across sectors, with the goal to improve implementation of disaster risk reduction through better communication and coordination amongst stakeholders. The Global Platform is organized by UNISDR, the UN's office for disaster risk reduction and secretariat of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction.
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Ensuring the use of technology for improved service delivery in government agencies with the Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs Omobola Johnson.
13th February 2013
A delegation from the National Emergency Management Agency Nigeria is attending the 4th Africa Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction in Arusha Tanzania (13- 15 February 2013) http://www.unisdr.org/we/inform/events/30143
Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Alhaji Muhammed Sani Sidi on Monday received relief items worth N104 million (52 million yen) from the government and people of Japan for victims of flooding in the three states of Benue, Kogi and Rivers states :: Read more
Since the flood,the Government of Nigeria has responded promptly and released federal funds to support the efforts of the affected States, which facilitated timely life-saving interventions and contributed to alleviate the sufferings of millions of people affected. :: Read more