Project title: Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) inclusive in South Asia program.
Donor: Handicap International. Duration: June 2011 to September 2012.
Contribute to reducing the vulnerability of South Asian populations living in areas most affected by natural disasters, by increasing the awareness and the response capacities of local communities to potential and frequent natural disasters and to reduce the effects on the most vulnerable.
Enhanced inclusive community based disaster risk management practices at community level in South Asia serve to advocate at national and regional levels for inclusive disaster risk management.
YPSA has been awarded one 15 month long (July 2011 to August 2012) regional project, namely “Make community-based disaster risk management inclusive in South Asia” under the DIPECHO VI Action Plan for South Asia. The principal objective of this project is to “contribute to reducing the vulnerability of South Asian populations living in areas most affected by natural disasters, by increasing the awareness and the response capacities of local communities to potential and frequent natural disasters and to reduce the effects on the most vulnerable”. This regional project will be implemented in 5 countries of South Asia, namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka.
Under this regional project, Handicap International Bangladesh is responsible implement the component Bangladesh. As a part of implementation strategy, Handicap International Bangladesh is entering into partnership with Young Power in Social Action (YPSA) for quality implementation, sustainability and joint advocacy. The project will be implemented in Sitakund, Chittagong.
In the context, this Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is being proposed between two organizations, Handicap International Bangladesh and Young Power in Social Action (YPSA).
|Name of District||Name of Upazilla||Name of Union||Name of Shelters||Name of Village||Beneficiary/TG coverage|
|Chittagong||Sitakund||1 no Sayedpur||North weast SayedpurMohanagar||North weast SayedpurEast SayedpurAnterkhali
|7 no Kumira||AlakdiaKazipara||AlakdiaKoatparaNorth GoramaraKaziparaShonarpara
|Activities||Target(11-12)||Achievement(11-12)||Cumulative Achievement from the beginning|
|Union level program inception||02||02|
|Upazilla level program inception||01||01|
|Disaster volunteer meeting||32||32|
|Disaster volunteer training||04||04|
|Cyclone Shelter Management Committee meeting||32||32|
|Cyclone Shelter Management Committee training||04||04|
|Union Disaster Management Committee meeting||16||16|
|Union Disaster Management Committee training||02||02|
|Upazilla Disaster Management Committee meeting||07||07|
|Upazilla Disaster Management Committee training||02||02|
|Disable focal person training||01||01|
|Village level Community Risk assessment(CRA)||11 village||11 village|
|Union level Community Risk assessment(CRA)||2 union||2 union|
|Village level Contingency plan||11 village||11 village|
|Union level Contingency plan||2 union||2 union|
|Courtyard Meeting||86 meeting||86 meeting|
|Fisherman meeting||18 meeting||18 meeting|
|Self help group meeting||40 meeting||40 meeting|
|Program inception for Self help group||04||04|
|Inclusive DRM training for School Management Committee training||04||04|
|Art Competition||08 school||08 school|
|Inclusive DRM training for Other Disability Concern group training||04 batch||4 batch|
|Assistant device distribution||200 person||200 person|