Commissioner Calls For Adherence To Covid-19 Preventive Measures In Implementing MVAC Response Programme

Presidential Taskforce Warns Against Laxity In Adherence To Covid-19 Preventive Measures

The Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19 (PTF) has warned against laxity

DoDMA In Construction Of K1.7 Billion Worth Evacuation Centres

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) is constructing evacuation centres [places designed to host displaced populations from any type of disasters] in five districts of Chikwawa, Balaka, Phalombe, Zomba and

Officers Urged To Engage The Vulnerable In Disaster Management

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) has called on officers to involve vulnerable communities in formulating and implementing various disaster risk management (DRM) activities

DoDMA Constructs 700-Metre Long Water Drains In Zolozolo, Chibanja Wards

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) has, through Mzuzu City Council, constructed 700-metre-long water drains in Zolozolo and Chibanja Wards to reduce flood risks.

India Donates 20,000 Bags Of Rice To Malawi

The Government of India on Monday, 26th October, 2020 donated 1,000 metric tonnes (about 20,000 bags each weighing 50kg) of rice valued at US$700,000 (about MK 528 million) to assist Malawi

International Day For Disaster Reduction

Today, the 13th of October, is the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR). The day is commemorated every year on 13th October as one way

DoDMA Facilities Reception Of Over 1,200 Malawians From South Africa

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) on Tuesday, 29th September, 2020, facilitated the arrival and reception of 1,268 Malawians who were living in South Africa.

China Donates Third Batch Of Covid-19 Medical Supplies To Malawi

The Government of the People’s Republic of China on Sunday, 27th September, 2020, donated the third batch of medical supplies to assist the Malawi Government in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

Media Orientation Workshop On Covid-19 Emerging Issues

The Public Communication Cluster on Covid-19 organised a media orientation workshop for editors and news reporters on Covid-19 emerging issues.

DoDMA Facilities Reception Of Over 800 Malawians From South Africa

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) continues to play its coordination role in responding to Covid-19 pandemic.

Airtel Malawi Donates K104 Million For Purchase Of Ventilators, Oxygen Concentrators Amidst Covid-19 Pandemic

Airtel Malawi plc on Monday (22 June,2020) donated K104 million towards

Malawi Registers 17th Covid-19 Case, First Three Cases Test Negative

Full remarks by Minister of Health, Jappie Mhango (Friday, 17th April, 2020)

TOTAL Malawi Donates K5 Million-Worth Fuel To Covid-19 Response Operations

Total Malawi on Friday (17th April, 2020) donated fuel worth K5 million to the national Covid-19

National Address By His Excellency President Peter Mutharika On Additional Measures To The National Response On Coronavirus

ABOUT DoDMA

Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DODMA) is a Malawi Govt agency for improving and safeguarding the quality of lives of Malawians especially those that are vulnerable to and affected disasters.

VISION

To become a highly reliable, efficient, effective and proactive disaster risk management coordinating institution that in turn is socially, politically and economically vibrant and sustainable.

MISSION

To effectively coordinate the implementation of disaster risk management programmes through overseeing disaster prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery activities.

MANDATE

To coordinate and direct the implementation of disaster risk management programmes in Malawi.