UNU-EHS, in close collaboration with the University of the Free State Disaster Management Training and Education Centre for Africa (UFS-DiMTEC), invites advanced postgraduate students and practitioners to apply and participate in a short course on “Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction and Response”
The aim of the course is to provide participants with a broad overview of space-based and other technologies for disaster risk reduction and response. This will include available various tools and methods, analysis of existing international response and support mechanisms as well as the best international practices.
The course will run from 6 to 8 February 2013 at the Provincial Disaster Management Centre in Cape Town, South Africa.
The application deadline is 23 January 2013.
For more information, or to apply, see the course announcement on the UNU-EHS website.
Please see the course announcement on the UNU-EHS website.