DDMA Recruitment 2020: Delhi Disaster Management Authority has advertised the Latest Jobs Notification for the Recruitment of Project Officer and Project Coordinator Vacancies. As per the DDMA Recruitment 2020, candidates having qualifications of Graduation / Post Graduation are eligible. Interested candidates may apply within the last date as noticed in the official notification. Job seekers and aspirants, who are willing to acquire the job may keep visiting our official web page for further job notifications over DDMA as sequenced below. Hopeful aspirants can also check other information like selection process, application fee and more details as described below.
About Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA): The Disaster Management Act, 2005 envisages the establishment of a Disaster Management Authority in every state as well as in every district of the country. Accordingly, the Delhi Disaster Management Authority at the NCT of Delhi level and at each in the nine districts of Delhi were notified on 19th March 2008 in accordance with the provisions of The Disaster Management Act, 2005. Hence, DDMA was constituted on 19th March 2008 under the Chairpersonship of Honorable Late Governor of Delhi for an effective and practicable framework for disaster management in Delhi.
Over the years, these disasters have caused extensive damage to life and property and have adversely impacted the economic development of the State of Delhi. The Government of NCT of Delhi (GOD) recognized the need to have a proactive, comprehensive and sustained approach to disaster management to reduce the detrimental effects of disasters on overall socio-economic development of the State. The framework created provided for institutional structures for unified command, control and coordination, with legal sanctity and the ability to achieve the disaster management needs of Delhi in the broader framework of development.
Disaster Risk Management Programme, which had a framework of 2003 - 2008 had focussed on awareness generation & education, training & capacity development fo mitigation and better preparedness in terms of disaster management and recovery at the community, district and state level, and strengthening of state and district disaster management Emergency Operation Centres. The key elements of Disaster Management which are being undertaken by this office is awareness Generation, Development of Preparedness & Response Plans at the community and administrative level, development linkages between the Government and Civil Society response.
Since its inception various structural and non-structural measures have been carried out by DDMA to reduce disaster impacts and enhance the management skills ad improve capacities of the community, local authorities, urban bodies and state authorities to prepare, prevent and respond effectively to disasters. Department has also made efforts to develop a database on hazard, risk & vulnerability of NCT of Delhi. State Government has been appreciative of the fact that capacity-building is based pursued by creating an eco-system conducive for self-directed learning and meaningful communication both vertical and horizontal.