Community based disaster risk management

Basic Information
Date: 
30/06/2014 - 09/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The aim of the course is that participants understand the importance of Disaster risk management for disasters and the needs of self-help and mutual, natural support and acquire disaster risk management specific method for promoting community-based in each country through the self-help organization of residents disaster risk management, such as "Disaster-Safe Welfare Community" Kobe City

The program is aimed at countries such as Thailand, India, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Fiji, Kiribati, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Peru, Saint Lucia, Grenada, Jamaica. 

This course will feature the maximum participation of 20 people, which will be selected primarily Which organizations can play a leading role in promotion of community based disaster risk management and Dissemination of self-help organization of residents for disaster risk management. (eg disaster management planning organization/division, community development organization in the central/local government) 

The Participants who have successfully completed the program will be awarded a certificate by JICA.