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PDMA KPK and CARE International MOU on Enhancing Urban Resilience in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

11th October, 2017

Peshawar, October 9, 2017: Pakistan Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have singed Memorandum of Understanding with CARE International on promoting urban resilience in District Peshawar.  Taking resilience as high agenda for policy makers is the very objective of this MOU, DG PDMA Muhammad Khalid said. Towards this end, CARE and PDAM will take joint initiatives in consultations with key stakeholders on building resilience of communities and institutional capacities in the urban context of District Peshawar. CARE will support PDMA in identifying priorities on disaster risk reduction to shape up the provincial disaster management plan alongside improving public awareness and communities to respond to any future disaster.