IAS Gyan

Daily Mains Mini Test


25th July, 2019

Q1. "It has been noted that women and children are the most adversely affected in disasters, particularlynatural disasters, and consequently suffer the most". What in your opinion can be the possible reasons behind women and children being the most adversely affected population in the event of a disaster? Suggest some steps that are needed to be taken to address this issue. Also discuss some of therecommendations of 2nd ARC in this regard.

Q2. Elaborate on the important role that the corporate sector can play in combating disasters with its financial resources, equipments and trained workforce.