Welcome

Building and Enabling Disaster Resilience of Coastal Communities (BEDROC) is the successor to the Nagapattinam NGO Co-ordination and Resource Centre (NCRC), the very successful multi-stakeholder co-ordination and programme implementation platform set up after the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami 

News & Events

20th October 2013  The intermittent showers have saved the paddy fields of Vedaranyam, but have left telltale marks on  acres of salt...

October 18, 2013 “Ponni,” the most preferred variety of rice in the State, has caught the imagination of people in Singapore too.  Between...

October 18, 2013 In Adivasi Colony, a remote hamlet off the road from Vedaranyam to Kodikarai in Tamil Nadu, most of the adults in the 200-odd...

Cyclone Thane Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery

About us:

BEDROC helps build disaster-resilient, sustainable coastal communities. We evolve appropriate interventions for various local problems by working with communities and organisations at grassroots level, and with external communities like research institutions, higher government bodies, universities and technology providers.We create community-based and community-owned mechanisms for enhanced disaster response, mitigation...