|Disaster and Development - 2nd edition (Department of Humanitarian Affairs/United Nations Disaster Relief Office - Disaster Management Training Programme - United Nations Development Programme , 1994, 60 p.)|
|PART 4. Forging the links between disasters and development|
This part of the module is designed to enhance your understanding of:
· current and potential roles for United Nations agency officials and NGOs in helping countries make the disaster/development connection
· why the affected communities need to be involved in designing and implementing programs
Governments should develop an overall country-wide disaster plan with supporting policies.