Workshop and Exercise on Disaster Management Concludes

  1. A workshop and an exercise on disaster management organized by the Directorate General of Military Operations at the Army Headquarters concluded on 18 June 2010 amidst a ceremony.
  2. The workshop which began on 14 June 2010, aimed at effective enhancement of the Nepal Army's role in the disaster management and working with close coordination with governmental, non-governmental and international non-governmental organizations related to disaster management.
  3. The workshop focused on providing basic knowledge on disaster management, Nepal Army's procedure on disaster management, roles and the importance of coordination with all the stakeholders.
  4. It concluded with a simulation exercise specifically designed on the planning of rescue and relief at tactical level. The workshop and exercise was facilitated by representatives from various stakeholders.