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.
Call for Interns
Intern applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Depending on each applicant’s interests and academic background, the intern will be given a specific assignment for internship.
A supervisor at GIDM will monitor the progress of the project.
Interns are expected make a presentation before the GIDM research committee and submit a report as part of the fulfillment of the assignment.
Applications may be submitted at least 2 months before the starting date of the internship.
For further details, please write to the Research wing of GIDM at [email protected]
To apply for the internship, go HERE.