Training package on natural hazards and early warning for training of trainers’ in Kenya

The overall aim of the training package is to increase awareness on natural hazards and disaster risk reduction (DRR) to key stakeholders with knowledge on disaster management to empower the actors to support their organizations in developing disaster resilient programs and projects.

This training manual is for use in DRR training aimed at building the capacity of sub-national government officials, NGOs, academia and other actors responsible for delivering, implementing, planning, researching or coordinating programs/policies and projects by raising awareness on DRR issues. The knowledge shared through this toolkit will help participants increase their knowledge of preparedness, response, recovery, rehabilitation and development projects programs that incorporate DRR concerns.

At the same time, the package also aims at raising awareness of DRR practitioners on various hazards in Kenya, their potential impacts, temporal and spatial distribution and possible mitigation measures.
Date:
2012
Pages:
98 p.
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Themes:
Capacity Development, Early Warning, Recovery, Disaster Risk Management
Hazards:
Drought, Earthquake, Epidemic & Pandemic, Flood, Land Slide, Tsunami, Wild Fire
Countries:
Kenya
Regions:
Africa
The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015 The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015.
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