Disaster Management

6th International Conference on Disaster Management and Human Health Risk
Wessex Institute: The International Conference on Disaster Management is being reconvened following the success of the previous meetings, held at Wessex Institute in the New Forest in 2009, the University of Central Florida in Orlando, USA in 2011, A Coruña, Spain in 2013, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey in 2015 and Seville, Spain, 2017. This series of conferences originated with the need for academia and practitioners to exchange knowledge and experience on the way to handle the increasing risk of natural and human-made disasters. Recent major earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, floods and other natural phenomena have resulted in huge losses in terms
Disaster & Emergency Management, York University
York University York’s Master of Disaster & Emergency Management (MDEM) is the only graduate program of its kind in Ontario and one of only two in Canada. The program equips students with the skills and competencies required to prepare for, mitigate, respond to and recover from local, national and international disasters and emergencies. Intended for those with an academic background or work experience in the field, the program builds on the foundational knowledge students bring to their studies while helping them to develop the leadership skills and knowledge needed for mid to senior level emergency managers. Online bridging course exists
Disaster & Emergency Management, York University
York University York is the first university in Canada to offer both a bachelor and a master’s degree program in this field. Flooding, terrorism, global warming and hurricanes are all disasters and emergencies that can be effectively managed – and, in some cases even mitigated – through good planning and response. The recent earthquake in Haiti, the H1N1 pandemic and memories of 9/11 are reminders of the pressing need for qualified and trained professionals in the field. Disaster & Emergency Management is the discipline of dealing with and avoiding risks. In this exciting and rapidly expanding field you’ll explore key
Emergency Communication Specialist, Philippines
Plan International is one of the oldest and largest international development agencies in the world. In the Philippines, Plan works with children and their families in the poor communities with programs covering youth economic empowerment, nutrition, disaster risk management, and child protection. For this purpose, Plan International invites highly competent, experienced and committed professionals to fill the following position: EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide communications leadership to Plan International Philippines in the area of disaster management Develop and provide key external communications materials to strategically position Plan International and engage target audiences before, during and after humanitarian emergencies. Ensure awareness,
Supply Chain Management Officer, Cairo
Organization: World Health Organization   Contractual Arrangement : Temporary appointment under Staff Rule 420.4 Contract duration : 12 months Job Posting : Aug 28, 2018, 7:37:08 AM Closing Date : Sep 11, 2018, 9:59:00 PM Primary Location : Egypt-Cairo Schedule : Full-time Closing date: Tuesday, 11 September 2018   The mission of WHO’s Health Emergencies Programme (The Programme) is to build the capacity of Member States to manage health emergency risks and, when national capacities are overwhelmed, to lead and coordinate the international health response to contain outbreaks and to provide effective relief and recovery to affected populations. The Emergency
Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief