Pakistan

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Location 30.3753° N, 69.3451° E
Population 188.9 Million with 38.8% urban
% Population in LECZ 2.94
Topography Three major geographic areas: the northern highlands; the Indus River plain, and the Baluchistan Plateau.
Climate The climate is tropical monsoonal with four seasons winter (Dec - Feb), spring (Mar–May) monsoon period, (Jun–Sep) and the retreating monsoon (Oct–Nov). Average temperature varies from a low of 20°C in January to an average daily high of 40°C in June. Northern highland shows temperate climate.
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Primary Disaster Risks

FIRE
CYCLONE
LANDSLIDES
EXTREME HEAT
STORMS
FLOODS
DROUGHT
EARTHQUAKES

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Members of Pakistan Resilience Partnership (PRP)

Government – National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)

National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)

NDMA was established in 2010 and functions under the supervision of National Disaster Management Commission (NDMC). It manages the whole disaster management cycle which includes preparedness, mitigation, risk reduction, relief and rehabilitation.

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Local Humanitarian NGO Network – National Humanitarian Network (NHN)

National Humanitarian Network (NHN)

NHN was founded in 2010 as a result of interactive dialogues by NDMA to engage with stakeholders throughout Pakistan to promote rights-based humanitarian responses. It represents national civil society in working groups and review committees of disaster management authorities at all levels.

Private Sector Network - Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)

FPCCI

FPCCI was established in 1950 to serve the interests of the business community through constant dialogue with government. It plays an active role in promoting economic activities as well as identifying problems of trade, industry, services, investments, and environment.

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