The Department of fire and emergency is responsible for establishing and promoting a sound fire and emergency service to the citizens of Mogadishu.

Through investing in risk reduction measures and emergency preparedness planning, the department has been focusing on achieving efficient and effective disaster management systems.

The current major functions of the department include:

a) Administrative and planning of fire and emergency preparedness

b) Establishment of public awareness campaigns

c) Provision of advisory services on emergency preparedness

d) Effective reporting and recording of emergencies

e) Mobilization of resources from stakeholders for the department

Office of The Deputy Mayor - Public Works Division