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Disaster response businesses in Zambia

Disaster response consists of a number of elements, warning and evacuation, search and rescue, providing immediate assistance, assessing damage, continuing assistance and the immediate restoration of infrastructure. The development agencies, local and international that focus on emergency response and provide immediate assistance to maintain life, improve health and support the morale of the affected population are listed in this category, Such assistance may range from providing specific but limited aid, such as assisting refugees with transport, temporary shelter, and food, to establishing semi-permanent settlement in camps and other locations.
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Disaster response

Disaster response consists of a number of elements, warning and evacuation, search and rescue, providing immediate assistance, assessing damage, continuing assistance and the immediate restoration of infrastructure. The development agencies, local and international that focus on emergency response and provide immediate assistance to maintain life, improve health and support the morale of the affected population are listed in this category, Such assistance may range from providing specific but limited aid, such as assisting refugees with transport, temporary shelter, and food, to establishing semi-permanent settlement in camps and other locations.
Disaster preparedness in Zambia aims to reduce, or avoid the potential losses from natural disaster, assure prompt and appropriate assistance to victims of disaster, and achieve rapid and effective recovery. Preparedness is made in anticipation of a disaster event. Developmental considerations play a key role in contributing to the mitigation and preparation of a community to effectively confront a disaster. As a disaster occurs, disaster management actors, in particular humanitarian organizations become involved in the immediate response and long-term recovery phases. These agencies local and international that work in Zambia are listed here.
The organizations in place that are ready to respond when disaster strikes in Zambia are listed here, many first respond with life-saving emergency aid, and then we stay for the long term to help families recover and rebuild. Disaster relief may be provided by the government but is most often the work of international and local charities that have a policy in place. They work with communities helping to stabilize them by providing assistance with temporary shelter, water, sanitation and hygiene, child protection activities, healthcare, and economic opportunities.
Humanitarian assistance is generally accepted to mean the aid and action designed to save lives, alleviate suffering and maintain and protect human dignity during and in the aftermath of man-made crises and natural disasters, as well as to prevent and strengthen preparedness for the occurrence of such situations. It is guided by these principles; saving human lives and alleviating suffering wherever it is found, acting solely on the basis of need, without discrimination between or within affected populations, acting without favouring any community and it is independent. Those organizations that are in place providing this assistance are listed here.