Training Course on use of GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management

Co-organisers: 

Date: 

07/09/2015 to 11/09/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Monday, August 31, 2015

Description: 

There is a great need to utilize disaster risk information in planning for effective coping mechanisms of disaster risk reduction. For this, there is a significant need to create awareness among the disaster management professionals regarding the importance of GIS and Remote Sensing.

This course is job oriented and aims to impact practical skills on how to use GIS and RS ,to overcome the major challenges faced in ,pre-disasters during disaster and post-disaster management such as during early warning, hazard, and risk assessment, damage assessment, as well as in the design of risk reduction measures.

Target Audience: 

The course is targeted at professionals who require knowledge and skills on the use of GIS and RS in their organization in the field of disaster management. Participants are welcome from a broad range of organizations including physical planning, institutions, professionals and private GIS and RS related firms.

Venue: 

IRES Training Centre (Njema Court, Rhapta Road)

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

Language of event: 

English

Training type: 

academic
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