Payment Details: To cover tuition and training materials only.
Disaster is sudden adverse or unfortunate extreme event which causes great damage to human beings as well as plants and animals. Disasters occurs rapidly, instantaneously and indiscriminately. Disaster management is the creation of plans through which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters. Disaster management does not avert or eliminate the threat, instead it focuses on creating plan to decrease impact of disasters. These extreme events are either natural or man-made induced exceed the tolerable magnitude within or beyond certain time limits, make adjustments difficult, result in catastrophic losses of property and income and life is paralyzed. The programme aims at enhancing the ability of organisations to analyze, prepare and effectively respond to disaster.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Officers dealing with management and preparation of disasters in governments and NGOs. This includes planning officers, Disaster focal points and donor communities
HOW PARTICIPANTS WILL BENEFIT
At the end of the course, participants will be able to: