of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and its subsidiary
organizations at provincial and district level have brought about a
paradigm shift in relief-oriented approach to prevention, mitigation and
preparedness commonly referred to as Disaster Risk Management (DRM).
Earthquakes and Floods are two major disasters which have caused huge loss of life and property in Pakistan.
awareness is being created at national level for formal education of
people involved in management of disasters but still the impetus is
NDMA has established National Disaster Management Institute in Islamabad but they are yet to start any formal degree program.