National policies and plans

2017

The purpose of ECO Regional Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (ECORFDRR) is to reduce the impact of disasters through fostering more efficient planning, creating common information systems and exchanging good practices and programmes for cooperation

Economic Cooperation Organization
2014

This strategy aims to expand co-ordination and collaboration within Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) Programmes to the greater benefit of those affected by natural hazards. This strategy will help in establishing focused directions

Afghanistan - government
2013

This provincial disaster risk management plan presents coordinated disaster risk management (DRM) activities in the Badakhshan province to assist government line departments and other provincial stakeholders to implement actions agreed in Standard

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority
2013

This document is the first-ever policy plan to mainstream gender in disaster risk management in Afghanistan, Badakhshan province. Advancement of women is a central to Afghanistan's pursuit of provincial peace and reconstruction, gender equality and the

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority Ministry of Women's Affairs
2011

The Afghanistan Strategic National Action Plan (SNAP) for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR): Towards Peace and Stable Development is a sectoral national strategy applicable for the period 2011-2015. It envisages achieving two goals: (1) to develop the

Afghanistan - government Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority
2011

A declaration, adopted by 19 climate vulnerable countries, reaffirming the commitment by climate vulnerable countries to focus on adaptation, particularly in the short term in order to minimise immediate danger, and calling on developed countries to

United Republic of Tanzania - government Bangladesh - government Ethiopia - government Nepal - government Philippines - government Maldives - government Ghana - government Kenya - government Afghanistan - government Bhutan - government Costa Rica - government Madagascar - government Rwanda - government Saint Lucia - government Viet Nam - government Vanuatu - government Tuvalu - government Kiribati - government Timor-Leste - government
2003

The National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP) focuses on streamlining disaster management systems at the national level through the reorganization of the Department for Disaster Preparedness and the elaboration of major stakeholders' operating procedures

Afghanistan - government
1991

This law makes the Department of Emergency Preparedness responsible for organizing matters related to prevention of natural disasters. The department must prepare and implement measures to prevent natural disasters or reduce the impacts of their

Afghanistan - government