1st India-Japan Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction Inaugurated

The Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog, Dr Rajiv Kumar inaugurated the First India-Japan Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction in New Delhi. The two-day workshop is being jointly organised by the Ministry of Home Affairs, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Government of Japan.

The workshop marks the beginning of the formal implementation of the initiatives agreed under the Memorandum of Cooperation signed between the two countries on Disaster Risk Reduction in September 2017.
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Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-

  • India’s fifteenth Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the Chairman of NDMA.