Planning for the Aftermath of Disasters: A Project Management Perspective

Günaydın H. M.

NATO Advanced Research Workshop (ARW) on Engaging the Public to Fight the Consequences of Terrorism and Disasters, Tbilisi, Gürcistan, 2 - 04 Haziran 2014, cilt.120, ss.148-154 identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Bildiri / Tam Metin Bildiri
  • Cilt numarası: 120
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3233/978-1-61499-493-0-148
  • Basıldığı Şehir: Tbilisi
  • Basıldığı Ülke: Gürcistan
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.148-154


Rescue and relief efforts for the aftermath of a disaster have complex and integrated processes and teams working interpedently. Planning is an essential part for the success and speed of the teams. Author analyses the planning practices of Turkish Disaster and Emergency management Directorate (AFAD) through Project Management Institute's (PMI) planning methodology. Risk management, handling of the chaotic environment and communication maturity are cornerstones of the effective planning efforts.