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This is the Official Knowledge Management website for Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM).

The Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) is registered as an autonomous society under the Government of Gujarat. The Institute has been entrusted with the responsibility of human resource development, capacity building, training, research and documentation in the field of Disaster Management.

After the devastating Earthquake of 26 January 2001, the Government of Gujarat enacted the Gujarat State Disaster Management Act 2003 with a view to mitigating the loss of lives and detrimental effects of disasters on overall socio-economic development of the state.

The Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority (GSDMA) duly constituted under the provisions of the Gujarat State Disaster Management Act 2003, came into existence as authority from 1 September 2003 with its headquarters at Gandhinagar. The GSDMA is responsible for effective management of disasters, mitigation of their effects and facilitating emergency relief during and after occurrence of disasters and also for implementing, monitoring and coordinating reconstruction and rehabilitation in the aftermath of disasters.

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Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM)
B/h Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU)
Koba-Gandhinagar Highway, Raisan Village,
Gandhinagar - 382007,
Gujarat INDIA

Phone No.: +91-79-23275804 / 806 / 808 / 811
Fax No.: +91-79-23275814
Email : info-gidm[at]gujarat[dot]gov[dot]in

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