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Presentation english drr noman bhai

  1. 1. CDD’s experience from BangladeshDisability Inclusive Disaster Risk ReductionCentre for Disability in Development (CDD)
  2. 2. Bangladesh  Area - 147,570 squire meter  Population (2009) - 164.4 million (estimated)  Density – 1099.3 squire meter  Per Capita Income 641 US$ (2010)  Main livelihood – Agriculture  Landless – 44.35% (2001 census)  Main Rivers - 232  Poverty – 40% (2005 household survey)  Literacy – 53.5% (2007 Human Development Report- UNDP)
  3. 3. Common Natural Disaster in Bangladesh
  4. 4. Disasters and Bangladesh According to Global Assessment Report 2009 Bangladesh is 3rd amongst 162 countries regarding Economic Exposure to disaster 1st of 162 countries regarding number of people exposed in hazard zone
  5. 5. Continued …..
  6. 6. Few natural disasters in Bangladesh No. Affected Crops damaged No. of House No. of Dead No. of DeadYear DISASTER People Fully (Acre) damage Fully People Livestock1986 FLOOD/ERROSION 6715734 990573 196803 57 423741987 FLOOD/ERROSION 24823376 2983362 71572 1470 3701291995 FLOOD/ERROSION 5806950 598808 79725 56 418161995 FLOOD/ERROSION 4007310 855585 474707 53 20631996 FLOOD/ERROSION 8106988 404456 218275 76 479461997 FLOOD/ERROSION 5008868 167586 13252 125 47261970 CYCLONE 1100000     470000 -1988 CYCLONE 1006536 2316042 788715 9590 3867661989 CYCLONE 346087 38712 12173 573 20651990 CYCLONE 1015866 171099 75085 132 53261991 CYCLONE 121229 11760 34791 76 251991 CYCLONE 13798275 133272 819608 138882 10610292007 LANDSLIDE       127  2007 FLOOD/ERROSION 13343802 890898 81817 970 1,4592007 CYCLONE (SIDR) 8923259 743322 564967 3363 17785072009 CYCLONE (Aila) 3928238 77486 243191 190 150131
  7. 7. Vulnerabilities of community & persons with disabilities
  8. 8. Socio-economic conditions
  9. 9. Physical environment Existing environment Difficult to cope when environment and support system is dramatically altered
  10. 10. Information andcommunication: Inaccessible Early Warning System Reliance on others (i.e. family members, caregivers, neighbours, volunteers, rescue & emergency workers, etc) Lack of information about persons with disabilities as they are not included in Capacity and Risk Assessment system.
  11. 11. Emergency Response Invisible in emergency registration system. Need of persons with disabilities are not considered in relief mechanism. They tend to be invisible during disasters. Rescue and evacuation systems are not disability inclusive
  12. 12. Cyclone SIDR 2007 - many of the worst affected areas were cut off, complicating relief efforts. Roads were blocked with debris and power and phone lines down. Photo: WFP/Photo libraryPhoto Source: http://concernbd.blogspot.com/2007/08/relief-distribution-on-august-2007-in.html

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