disaster risk management

Pacific Platform for Disaster Management 2014 (6PPDRM)

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English

The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and the United Nations Office for

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-18

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178

Date: 

02/06/2014 to 04/06/2014

Venue City: 

Suva

Event Organisers: 

Secretariat of the Pacific Community 

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Sub-Regional Office for the Pacific

Language of event: 

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World Landslide Forum 3

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English

World landslide forum 3 aims to provide an information and academic exchange platform for landslides researchers and practitioners. It creates an opportunity to promote worldwide cooperation and to share new theories, technologies and methods in the fields of landslide survey/investigation, monitoring, early warning,

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40

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116

Date: 

02/06/2014 to 06/06/2014

Venue City: 

Beijing

Venue: 

China National Convention Center

Event Organisers: 

China Geological Survey

International Consortium of Landslides

Language of event: 

1

E-Learning Course - Risk Sensitive Land-Use Planning

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English

Due to the increased population and the scarcity of land increasingly people are choosing the unsafe areas for settlements. The new paradigm in

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29

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77

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0

Date: 

16/06/2014 to 11/07/2014

Venue City: 

New Delhi

Event Organisers: 

National Institute of Disaster Management NIDM

Language of event: 

1

Flood Risk Management

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English

This course introduces the participants to the state-of-the-art concepts and practices of flood risk management. It covers the European experience in managing floods and stresses in the use of the latest tools in flood risk management.

Course content

The course will introduce the basic concepts of flood risk management and the latest tools and techniques available in managing flood risk. Specific contents are:

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52

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5

Training Target Audience: 

The course is designed for current and future water professionals (engineers and scientists), decision-makers and others involved in flood modelling and flood management, particularly those who would like to be familiarise with the latest tools and techniques in flood risk management. Pre-requisites are knowledge about hydrology and hydraulics; some experiences with flood modelling/management is desirable but it is not a must.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

10/06/2014 to 27/06/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Sat, 10/05/2014

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Office - IHE

Insitute for Water Education (UNESCO-IHE)

Language of event: 

1

Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

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English

There is an urgent need to integrate

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52

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7

Training Target Audience: 

Professionals who are involved in development planning (including environmental and risk assessment and management) and who wish to acquire procedural knowledge and skills in risk assessment, risk management and planning are invited to join this course. The course will strengthen the capability of environmental assessment practitioners to incorporate hazard and risk considerations in SEA and EIA. It will also illustrate hazard and risk practitioners how SEA and EIA may provide a framework for strategic planning of vulnerability to hazards and of the potential impact of various activities on disaster vulnerability. Course participants are professionals working in governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as planners, civil engineers, architects, geographers, environmental specialists and university lecturers.

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0

Date: 

20/05/2014

Venue City: 

Twente

Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation ITC, University of Twente, the Netherlands

Language of event: 

1

E-Learning course: Risk analysis

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English

During the last decade risk analysis has emerged as an effective and comprehensive procedure to guide the overall societal response to, and management of disasters.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

15/05/2014 to 09/06/2014

Event Organisers: 

National Institute of Disaster Management NIDM, India

Language of event: 

1

Maestría Profesional en Geomática Aplicada a la Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales

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English

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-32

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-61

Training Target Audience: 

El programa de Maestría en Geomática Aplicada a la Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales está dirigido a profesionales universitarios de la región, el país, y del exterior, con interés en adquirir y aplicar herramientas de geomática a la transferencia de tecnología, docencia, investigación y gestión de los recursos naturales. El grupo meta para la maestría corresponde con el de profesionales egresados de carreras de grado relacionadas a la geomática (ingenieros agrónomos, ambientales, geólogos, biólogos, Lic. en gestión ambiental, veterinarios, agrimensores, entre otros), profesionales que se desempeñan en organismos estatales (INTA, CONICET, Universidades, SENASA, etc) y privados (consultoras, empresas, etc.). Este perfil potencial, otorga al programa una fuerte componente profesional que complementa la formación académica ofrecida, y supone que la dedicación de los alumnos de la maestría pueda ser parcial (no menos de 20 horas de dedicación semanal). Esta característica ha sido considerada a los fines de definir la modalidad de dictado de las actividades de la maestría.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Training Requirements: 

Los requisitos de admisión han sido establecidos en el Reglamento de funcionamiento de la carrera. En términos generales son:

  • Poseer Titulación de grado otorgada por una Universidad Argentina o Extranjera, oficialmente reconocida; o poseer titulación no universitaria de carrera de cuatro o más años de duración, quedando a criterio del Comité Académico de la carrera exigir otros requisitos a fin de asegurar la compatibilidad de formación del estudiante con las exigencias del programa de maestría.
  • Presentar la solicitud de admisión y documentación establecida en el Reglamento de funcionamiento de la carrera.
  • Realizar la inscripción a la carrera en los horarios, fechas y lugares dispuestos para tal fin. Aceptar los términos establecidos en el Reglamento de Funcionamiento de la Carrera.
  • Los Alumnos extranjeros podrán ser admitidos a la carrera si, además de los requisitos establecidos previamente, presentan la documentación académica legalizada en el país de origen por la autoridad educativa correspondiente (Ministerio de Educación o similar), Consulado Argentino en ese país, o Apostilla de La Haya. Las solicitudes de admisión a la carrera que no se enmarquen en las condiciones normadas, serán examinadas por el Comité Académico, quien emitirá el respectivo dictamen aceptando o no la solicitud de admisión.

Additional Information: 

FICHA TÉCNICA DE LA CARRERA

  • Denominación: Maestría en Geomática aplicada la gestión de riesgos ambientales.
  • Tipo de carrera de Posgrado: Maestría Profesional.
  • Duración: dos años.
  • Resolución de aprobación en UADER: 1461/12.
  • Expediente CONEAU: Nº 0001381/12. Número de Orden CONEAU: 11.210/12.
  • Modalidad: Presencial. Estructurada.
  • Sede de dictado: CeReGeo-FCyT / CICyTTP CONICET Diamante (Diamante , Entre Ríos, Argentina)
  • Organización del plan de estudios: Ciclo Introductorio. Ciclo Básico. Ciclo Específico. Trabajo Final de Maestría.
  • Carga horaria total: 740 horas.
  • Admisión: BIANUAL
  • Preinscripción: Hasta el 16 de Mayo de 2014.
  • Inicio de los cursos: Septiembre de 2014. (un curso por mes de 4 ó 5 días de duración, según corresponda)

Date: 

15/09/2014 to 15/09/2016

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 16/05/2014

Venue City: 

Entre Ríos, Argentina

Venue: 

CeReGeo-FCyT-Diamante (Diamante , Entre Ríos, Argentina)

Event Organisers: 

Facultad de Ciencia y Tecnología – Universidad Autónoma de Entre Ríos

Language of event: 

Spanish

International training course on seismology, seismic data analysis, hazard assessment and risk mitigation

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English

The GFZ carries out annual training courses on 'Seismology and Seismic

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5

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-74

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

06/10/2014 to 31/10/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Thu, 12/06/2014

Venue City: 

Bogota

Event Organisers: 

German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)

Co-organisers: 

Federal Foreign Office, Germany

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota (UN)

Language of event: 

1

5th Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM 2014)

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English

The theme of the conference is "Building Disaster Resilient Communities".

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43

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-81

Date: 

30/10/2014 to 01/11/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 31/08/2014

Venue: 

Western University

Venue City: 

London, Ontario

Event Organisers: 

Integrated Disaster Risk Management Society (IDRiM)

Language of event: 

1

IRDR Conference 2014 - Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A Tool for Sustainability

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English
IRDR Conference 2014

The IRDR Programme, in partnership with the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST), will host the 2nd IRDR Conference, under the theme “Integrated

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40

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116

Date: 

07/06/2014 to 09/06/2014

Venue City: 

Beijing

Venue: 

Beijing International Convention Center (BICC)

Event Organisers: 

Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR)

Co-organisers: 

International Council for Science (ICSU)

International Social Science Council (ISSC)

UNISDR

China Association for Science and Technology

RADI

China International Conference Centre for Science and Technology

Language of event: 

1

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