- Training Course
- International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR)
- 14-25 May 2012
- Ethiopia (Diredawa)
- 08-19 Oct 2012
- Philippines (Silang, Cavite)
- 22 Oct - 02 Nov 2012
- Uganda (Soroti)
The global climate system is in a constant state of flux. Changes in climate patterns are now becoming more evident. Drought affected areas are increasing, heavy precipitation is getting more frequent and typhoons and hurricanes are getting more intense. Disasters wipe out the accumulated gains of development efforts. This course shall focus on the Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (CMDRR) framework which establishes the relationship between disaster and development. This framework asserts that disasters can be avoided and the effects of hazards can be reduced by increasing individual’s capability and capacity towards survivability and community’s capacity towards readiness. The goal of CMDRR is building resilient communities.
Event feeUSD1800 (+ USD850 for room and board) for Philippines; USD2,200 (for course and accomendation) for Ethiopia and Uganda.
How to register
Application forms can be downloaded from the IIRR website (www.iirr.org) and sent by email. Early registration is recommended to ensure your reservation for these courses. For further inquiries please contact:
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction
Y.C. James Yen Center, Biga, Silang, Cavite 4118 Philippines
Telephone: +63 46 414 3216 | [email protected] |
- Capacity Development, Community-based DRR