Pukar Foundation NGO works to foster disaster resiliency through the use of science, information, and technology for sound, evidence-based decision making. Pukar Foundation NGO is an applied research and development, public-private organization promoting a disaster risk reduction (DRR) agenda and concepts by bridging the divide between the scientific communities and the disaster management professionals.
Located in the Sindh, Pakistan with its principal facility at Karachi, Pukar Foundation NGO provides information research, products and services for disaster and crisis management professionals as well as executive decision makers in the fields of natural and technological hazards, and stresses to social, cultural and economic wellbeing. Pukar Foundation NGO’s products and services are used in disaster response and civil-military humanitarian assistance operations, as well as in disaster risk reduction, mitigation and planning, locally and globally by stakeholders and disaster managers, national governments, regional organizations, and International- and Non-Governmental Organizations (I/NGO). Pukar Foundation NGO’s primary area of responsibility encompasses the Pakistan and Internationally.
Pukar Foundation NGO applies its expertise to seamlessly integrate various technologies for Disaster Management (DM) support in the Pakistan regions. The Center supports customers’ DM requirements by providing timely, accurate and relevant informational and analytical products in times of emergencies. Pukar Foundation NGO is also engaged in capacity building projects inside the Pakistan—providing support and training regarding data and information management, decision and policy support, applications development, and information systems engineering.
Pukar Foundation Natural Disaster Response Services stands ready to deploy hundreds of experienced 40-hour trained and certified workers to meet the needs of any incident from hurricanes and earthquakes to major storms, floods, mudslides and fires. Whatever the response requires, from Level C through Level A, we handle a wide range of hazardous materials including oil, gasoline, chemical, debris and biological hazards.
- Debris removal, facility cleanup and building drying and management
- Recovery teams for utility and communications companies
- Household hazardous waste and hazardous material recovery and collection
- Waste removal and disposal services
- Floods, fires, major storms, earthquakes
- Level C through Level A response
- Extensive resources and equipment
- Personnel, experience and sound management
- On-site health and safety managers
- Online MSDS support with 24-hour access
- Agency contractor and insurance company approved
- Full ICS/NIMS support team