NDMO Mobility Operations
The NDMO operations involves the management and coordination of government machineries, supplemented by the efforts of disaster management stakeholder to address the immediate and short term needs and requirements of the general populations in times of natural disasters. In building the national resilience to disasters, NDMO operates in the following manner:
coordinating and managing disaster preparedness efforts at all levels
coordinating and managing disaster mitigation efforts at all levels
coordinating and managing disaster operation efforts at all levels
coordinating and managing disaster response efforts at all levels
coordinating and managing disaster relief efforts at all levels
coordinating and managing disaster rehabilitation efforts at all levels,
and managing disaster efforts for the before, during and after phases.
NDMO Mobility Arrangement
The NDMO levels of disaster arrangement spans from the Cabinet level to the extent that it reaches the people at the community and settlement level. The level of disaster arrangement is depicted in the organization structure which is in the new National Disaster Management Plan due for finalization before the end of this year.
The structure details the various levels that NDMO will need to make advice and representation through the arrangement from the Cabinet level, the Executive level, the National DRM Council, the conduct and management at the NEOC level, the collaboration to the Divisional, District and to the Village and Settlement level. Also depicted in the organization structure is the NDMO collaboration advisory role with the CCG Task Force, the various Committees at national level and the engagement with the local government at the divisional, provincial and district levels.
The organization structure outlining the levels of NDMO Disaster Management is as follows:
National DM Arrangement
NDMO Mobility - Emergency Arrangement/Engagement
The emergency arrangement and engagement allows for NDMO to collaborate and advise all agencies and stakeholders at all levels. The NDMO emergency arrangement and engagement is as follows.
National level - the arrangement and engagement with all Government agencies, the private sector organizations, the international organizations, the regional organizations, the non government organizations and the representatives of foreign Embassies and Consulates.
Divisional level - the arrangement and engagement with all divisional based Government agencies and the divisional based private sector organizations.
District level - the arrangement and engagement with district based Government agencies, the District community and the district based private sector organizations.
Village, Settlement and Community level . the arrangement and engagement with people at the village, settlement and community, the private sector organizations and the local emergency response agencies.
The model for NDMO engagement at all these levels is shown belowengagement-NDMO1
The NDMO is structured into three Units according to the core functions and responsibilities of the organization. The three core functions and responsibilities are outlined below.
Policy, Research & Risk Management Unit
Training, Education & Awareness Unit
The Unit headed by a Senior Officer level and is responsible for the achievement of the following sub-outputs.
Emergency Planning & Coordination
The Unit is headed by a Principal Officer level and is the implementation arm of the NDMO in terms of coordinating the national response to disasters. The Unit is responsible for the achievement of the following sub-outputs.