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Disaster Management Centre

Disaster Management Center (DMC) is the legal entity of Sri Lanka to manage all sectoral of Disasters accordingly act No 13, of 2005.

Presence in: Sri Lanka
Focus: Community Organizing

It manage both sectoral , Man made and natural disasters in perspective of’


Response & emergency operations

Mitigation & research & development

Public training & awareness.

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People Associated With This Organization

Mahendra Jagath

Sri Lanka  
Disaster Management Centre
Joined December 2021
Interests: Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Peace-building & Transitional Justice, Protection & Safety, Refugees & Migrant Rights
I graduated from the Faculty of Arts, Specialized in International Relations at the University of Colombo. And master qualified in Regional Development & Planning at the same University. Further, I qualified for Post Graduated Diploma in Disaster Management from PGIS, University of Peradeniya.

I have 13 years of experience in different sectors respectful in foreign-funded projects at International reputed INGOs/NGOs and the public sector. I am expertise in community-based project works in field disaster management, health sector-related projects, water supply and sanitation, community well-being, social well-being, resettlements and camp management, volunteer management, social cohesion, and environmental management. In the humanitarian response set up earned program officer/program planner experience 10+ years.

The beauty of difference in my communication is brightening my personality while achieving planned targets in assumed duties.

In my educational profile, the most valuable information is enthusiastic me to learn any dynamic condition of the society. I have been gain by overseas training that were affected my performance that complete variety of complex and detailed-oriented duties.

I would like to serve in the humanitarian sphere as a mobile delegate or as a program planning /implementation officer in related context.
Mahendra Jagath is the network champion (main point of contact) for Disaster Management Centre.

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