Short training on disaster risk management package in South Africa

Training Course
Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management (GIDREM)
22-26 May 2017
South Africa (Johannesburg)
Bon hotel, Midrand, Johannesburg

This special short training course on Disaster Risk Management will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa, 22-26 May 2017. The course is built for Disaster Risk Reduction professionals and practitioners from the public and private sectors, young graduates, as well as anyone with a professional interest in DRR and other related matters.This package will comprise of the following modules:

  • Climate Change and Water Resource Management for Drought-Prone Areas

  • Information Management for Decision-Making in Disasters and Humanitarian Emergencies

  • Strategic Disaster Risk Planning and Management

  • Monitoring, Early Warning and Early Response to Emergencies

  • Gender, Age and Disability: An Inclusive Approach to Disaster Risk Reduction 

Course Fee 

800 USD

The course fee covers tuition, course material, lunch, two tea breaks, and a touristic tour of Johannesburg.

Please note that the Gravitazz Institute does not offer any bursaries at the moment.


Deadline: 22 May 2017

Register online by clicking here or registrations forms can be e-mailed to:

[email protected] or [email protected]

Additional Information

Please visit the website below or contact the institute via phone: +27 11 067 0321

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Capacity Development, Climate Change, Gender, Information Management, Disaster Risk Management
South Africa
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