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Training on Disaster Risk Reduction

By: Devimpact Institute

Kenya

30 Jan - 07 Feb, 2023  9 days

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USD 950

Venue: Online

Other Dates

Venue Date Fee  
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 06 - 10 Feb, 2023 USD950
Online , Kenya 13 - 21 Feb, 2023 USD600
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 20 - 28 Feb, 2023 USD950
Online , Kenya 27 Feb - 07 Mar, 2023 USD600
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 06 - 14 Mar, 2023 USD950
Online , Kenya 13 - 21 Mar, 2023 USD600
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 20 - 28 Mar, 2023 USD950
Online , Kenya 27 Mar - 04 Apr, 2023 USD600

Disaster risk is considered as the combination of the severity and frequency of a hazard, the numbers of people and assets exposed to the hazard, and their vulnerability to damage. Since we cannot reduce the severity of natural hazards, the main opportunity for reducing risk lies in reducing vulnerability and exposure.

On this course, the participants will learn on identification, understanding and measurement of disaster risks. The course will build the leaners’ knowledge and skills in addressing underlying risk drivers reduce disaster risk, lessen the vulnerability of communities and, consequently, maintain the sustainability of development.

Target Participants

This course is aimed at professional working in humanitarian organizations, governments, funding agencies, research and non-government organizations responsible for disaster risk reduction.

What you will learn

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of disaster risk reduction concepts, causes and impacts of various hazards
  • Conduct a risk analysis that effectively identifies hazards, capacities and vulnerabilities 
  • Identify the stages of the disaster management cycle and appropriate DRR activities at each stage
  • Describe the importance of using a participatory approach throughout the disaster management cycle
  • Develop robust disaster risk response strategies and plans
  • Understand the different approaches of mainstreaming disaster risk reduction into programmes

Course Outline

  • Key concepts in Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Overview of global and regional perspectives of hazards and disaster risk reduction
  • Introduction to Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Hazard, Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments in DRR
  • Disaster Preparedness, Early Warning and Mitigation
  • Community Based Disaster Risk Management 
  • Application of Participatory DRR tools and techniques 
  • Developing DRR Strategies and Plans
  • Mainstreaming DRR into sectoral programmes

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as a tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more

Payment

The training fee covers tuition fees, learning materials, and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.

Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of training and proof of payment sent to us by mail

Online Jan 30 - 07 Feb, 2023
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 06 - 10 Feb, 2023
Online , Kenya 13 - 21 Feb, 2023
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 20 - 28 Feb, 2023
Online , Kenya 27 Feb - 07 Mar, 2023
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 06 - 14 Mar, 2023
Online , Kenya 13 - 21 Mar, 2023
Devimpact Institute Training Centre Nairobi , Kenya 20 - 28 Mar, 2023
Online , Kenya 27 Mar - 04 Apr, 2023

Registration: 00:00:am - 11:55:am

Class Session: 08:30:am - 04:00:am

USD 950.00 + 47.50 (VAT)(Classroom-based)
USD 600.00 + 30.00 (VAT)(Online)
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Devimpact Institute +254 714349537

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