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Participatory Development Action Program (PDAP)



Participatory Development Action Program (PDAP) established on 8 March 1994.
PDAP is registered with the Social Service Department and on 2nd January, 1997 by the NGO Affairs Bureau, Government of Bangladesh.
PDAP works with people whose lives are dominated by extreme poverty, illiteracy, disease and other environmental problems. With multifaceted development interventions, PDAP strives to bring about positive change in the quality of life of these people.
PDAP is committed to making its programs socially, financially and environmentally sustainable using new methods and technologies. PDAP strongly believes and is actively involved in promoting human rights and dignity and gender equity. 

Action pledges 

Community resilience through Adaptation and mitigation for Disaster Risk Reduction

Further information

Report on PDAP's Regional Workshop on “Empowering Women in Adapting to Disaster Risk Reduction” Khulna district, Bangladesh

Regional focus Asia and the Pacific
Sector Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Financial support
Humanitarian assistance
Risk/vulnerability mapping
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation
Climate hazards Flood
Storms/tropical cyclones
Operational scale Community-based

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.