About Research & Documentation

One of the founding of the objectives of the institute was to carry out systematic research and documentation on the various aspects of disaster management. Hence the institute from its very inception has given due importance to the same. It carries out basic and applied research in various Phases of disaster management cycle both in natural and man-made disasters. Some of these research and documentation include among others community preparedness, psychosocial impact, evaluation studies, perception studies, studies on risk mitigation, administrative issues, response mechanism, case studies and lessons learned from various disasters, rehabilitation issues etc. In order to carry out research and documentation, we have very qualified and experienced team, under the guidance of the Executive Director.