ASSESSMENT OF POVERTY ALLEVIATION PROGRAMME (A CASE STUDY OF JABA LOCAL GOVERNMENT KADUNA

CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION Background to the study Poverty is a global phenomenon, which affects continents, nations and peoples differently. It afflicts people in various depths and levels, at different times and phases of existence. There is no nation that is absolutely free from poverty. The main difference is the intensity and prevalence of this malaise. […]

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THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA FOR COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT

PREAMBLE In order to understand the subject in question, the key terms involved need to be defined. Disaster: This is a serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a society involving widespread human, material, economic or environmental losses and impacts, which exceeds the ability of the affected community or society to cope using […]

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THE DISASTER MANAGEMENT POLICY (DMP) IN NIGERIA WITH EMPHASIS ON PUBLIC POLICY PROCESS

INTRODUCTION It is a fact of life that at one time or another a community or nation will be faced with an adversity, a calamity, a catastrophe, a disaster or emergency, natural or man-made. Realizing disaster as a fact of life and the need to prepare for its eventuality led the Federal Government to formulate […]

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DISASTER MANAGEMENT POLICY (DMP) IN NIGERIA WITH EMPHASIS ON POLICY PROCESS

TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE OF CONTENTS. ii ABSTRACT.. iv 1.0        INTRODUCTION.. 1 2.0        DEFINITION OF TERMS. 2 2.1        Disaster. 2 2.2        Disaster Risk Reduction (Mitigation). 2 2.3        Public. 3 2.4        The Public Policy Process: 3 3.0        DISASTER MANAGEMENT.. 3 4.0        DISASTER MANAGEMENT CYCLE.. 4 5.0        TYPES OF DISASTER.. 5 6.0        THE POLICY MAKING PROCESS. 7 […]

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