Blog by Niti Manthan
Facilitating young minds towards holistic development.
Disasters have no boundaries; be it natural disasters or man-made disasters. They cannot be stopped from occurring but they can be managed. Every nation needs laws and mechanisms and bodies for Disaster Management. However, there is also a dire need for establishment of a global Disaster Management body for managing global disasters at large. This article talks about the Indian legal framework for Disaster Management, the present framework for Disaster Management at the global level, the challenges faced for setting up international standards for Disaster Management and lastly this article also enlists certain recommendations for management of disasters at a global level.
Coronavirus aka COVID-19 had an adverse impact worldwide, which not only affected people's livelihood but also led to the implication of biological emergency nationwide under Epidemic Disease Act, 1897. The aim of this article is to spread awareness of laws to be implied under biological emergency.