Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate 3rd Session of the National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (NPDRR) at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on 10th March, 2023.
Session’s theme “Building Local Resilience in a Changing Climate” is aligned with 10-Point Agenda promulgated by Prime Minister Modi, to build local capacities, especially in context of a rapidly changing disaster risk scenario in the wake of climate change.
Chaired by Union Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation Shri Amit Shah, NPDRR is a multi-stakeholders National Platform, characterized by a process, where all stakeholders discuss and exchange ideas, practices and trends in disaster risk reduction (DRR).
An exclusive Ministerial Session, chaired by Shri Amit Shah, will be held after the inaugural ceremony, where Ministers from Centre, State and Union Territories will deliberate on further strengthening of disaster risk reduction systems at various levels*
2-day Session will see subject experts, practitioners, academicians and delegates deliberate upon a range of issues on disaster risk reduction based on SENDAI Framework and 10-point agenda on Disaster Risk Reduction given by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
The meeting and the deliberation of the 3rd Session of NPDRR will help the Government in making India disaster resilient by 2030 under the Vision-2047 of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi*