​CHIEF DIRECTORATE: Disaster Risk Reduction, Capacity Building And Intervention

Contribute to implementation of the Disaster Management Act 57 of 2002, with specific reference to integrated and coordinated system of disaster management with special emphasis on prevention, mitigation, preparedness and response by national, provincial, and organ of state, statutory functionaries and other role-players in disaster management. To contribute towards the effective planning intervention and support of disaster management activities

  • verification of disasters  to enable accurate classification of disasters in provinces and municipalities
  • Monitor and Evaluate implementation of post disaster projects.
  • Render support, cooperation and administrative guidance to other spheres of government and stakeholders.
  • Disaster incident reporting and recording