Madat : Emergency Response and Disaster Risk Reduction
Maharashtra is prone to various disasters such as drought, floods, cyclones and earthquake. 12 percent of the population lives in drought-prone areas. Once in 5 years, deficient rainfall is reported. Severe drought conditions occur once every 8-9 years. Samarthya has been engaged in following interventions to combat
Facilitate to community preparedness to reduce vulnerabilities.
Build capacities to resist disaster.
Assist in providing relief services.