Md. Shaiful Islam, Chairman of Chowganga Union in Itna Upazila under Kishoregonj district is also the Union Disaster Management Committee Chairperson. He recently received the Disaster Management Master Trainer Training at District level in January 2014. Now, he is facilitating Union Disaster Management Committee training for community risk assessment and risk reduction action plan. Following are brief notes based on the discussion with NARRI Consortium Manger during the training.
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Acknowledging need for acting as one on disaster risk reduction, ten international organisations ActionAid, Concern Universal, Concern Worldwide, Islamic Relief, Oxfam, Solidarités, Plan, Care, HelpAge and Handicap in Bangladesh have established National Alliance for Risk Reduction and Response Initiatives (NARRI) Consortium in September 2010.The aim of the consortium is to strengthen disaster preparedness and risk reduction efforts in the country, contribute towards meeting commitments of Hyogo Framework of Action and coordinated emergency preparedness and response for wider outreach