Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief Workshop Kick-Started By Minister Mariya Didi

The government's overall vision for the defense of the Maldives, according to Minister of Defense Ms. Mariya Didi, includes disaster risk mitigation, adaptation, and resilience. To realize this vision, the Maldives needs the assistance of its international partners.
 
Minister Mariya made the comments during the opening ceremony of the workshop on humanitarian aid and disaster relief, which was put on by Hawaii's Center for Excellence in Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance and the National Disaster Management Authority of the Maldives (CFE-DM). Multi-agency coordination in disaster response and humanitarian assistance will be the main topic of the three-day workshop.