Syndicate content

disaster management

Global Space & Satellite Forum (GSSF 2013)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Abu Dhabi
Basic Information
Date: 
07/05/2013 - 08/05/2013
Venue: 
Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi-UAE
Venue Country: 
Abu Dhabi
Event Organisers: 

Streamline Marketing Group

Language of event: 
English
Global Space and Satellite Forum

GSSF 2013 can be best described as the platform to discuss the commercial space and satellite technology we use every day.

latitude: 
24.4667
longitude: 
54.3667

New Instrument on ISS to provide Imagery to Developing Nations

In January 2013, a new Earth-observing instrument was installed on the International Space Station (ISS): ISERV Pathfinder.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Mon, 04/03/2013 - 10:33
latitude: 
34.7304
longitude: 
-86.5861

University of West Indies conducts geo-training

At the St.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 28/02/2013 - 11:49
latitude: 
10.6918
longitude: 
-61.2225

Aim and Scope of Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Event Organisers: 

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Engineering professional development

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Sudden- and slow onset disaster professionals, government personnel, representatives of private voluntary agencies, and other individuals interested in disaster management.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
200.00 USD
Additional Information: 

Students will earn 20 Professional Development Hours (PDH), 20 AIA Learning Units (LU) and 2 Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Course Summary:

Self study course

 

The topics of this course are:

Aim and Scope of Disaster Management

Basic Information
Event Organisers: 

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Engineering professional development

Co-organisers: 

N/A

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

N/A

Training Tuition: 
200.00 USD
Additional Information: 

Students will earn 20 Professional Development Hours (PDH), 20 AIA Learning Units (LU) and 2 Continuing Education Units (CEU)

Course Summary:

Self study course

General Information

Course information is subject to change.

Ph.D in Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

Co-organisers: 

International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) Research Assistantship, Public Works Research Institute, Chulalongkorn University

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The program examines and selects candidates who: – have motivation and capabilities for doctoral level work, and – will train experts in the field of water-related risk management after completion of this program. To be eligible for admission to the program, an applicant must have research or practical experiences more than one year in the field of water-related risk management in organizations including universities, or have written Master’s thesis related to water-related risk management.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

English Language Requirements:
TOEFL score: iBT 79 (PBT 550) / IELTS score: 6.0
or official documents that certify applicant’s undergraduate/graduate education was conducted in English.

Tuition Remarks: 

Scholarship under the JICA AUN/SEED-Net
Age Limit: Under 35 years of age as of October 1, 2013.
Eligible Countries: Applicants must be from AUN/SEED-Net Member Institutions of Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.

The broad aim of the program is to nurture professionals who can train researchers and take leadership in planning and implementation of national and international strategies and policies in the fi

latitude: 
35.6895
longitude: 
139.692

Master of Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
European Union
Event Organisers: 

Copenhagen university

Co-organisers: 

Lund university

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The program is directed at a wide group of people working within areas related to disaster management both nationally and internationally
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

A relevant bachelor's or professional bachelor's degree and 2 years of relevant professional experience

Tuition Remarks: 

DKK 112,500 or DKK 150,000

The curriculum, with a research-based framework for Disaster Management, combines professional and hands-on skills with a multidisciplinary academic understanding.

latitude: 
55.6761
longitude: 
12.5683

Master of Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

University of Leicester

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

A first- or second-class honours degree or an acceptable equivalent professional qualification. Special consideration is given to applications from people with relevant work experience and knowledge.

Tuition Remarks: 

Home/EU: £8,445
International: £9,725
Discounted fee for students studying in eligible countries: £7,350

Additional Information: 

Master program is offered in March and September each year.
Duration of the degree is two years by distance learning, plus 3 optional study events.

This programme provides anyone with a vocational or academic interest in risk, crisis and disaster management with an exceptional opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding across

latitude: 
52.6369
longitude: 
-1.13976

Training: Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Nairobi
Basic Information
Date: 
01/05/2013
Venue: 
International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)
Venue Country: 
Kenya
Event Organisers: 

International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Participants have to be graduates in any discipline

Training Tuition: 
1,650.00 USD

Overview

latitude: 
-1.29207
longitude: 
36.8219

UN: Disaster Management paramount for post-2015 agenda

severity and economic losses of disasters continue to increase across the globe

As the frequency, severity and economic losses of disasters continue to increase across the globe,  the United Nations’ first-ever global champion for disaster risk reduction, Indonesi

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Tue, 26/02/2013 - 10:33
latitude: 
-6.21154
longitude: 
106.845