Disasters are part of life. Currently, the world is grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic, however, there are many other hazards and ongoing disasters that equally demand our attention as a global community.
In anticipation of facing the ongoing pandemic and future disasters, it is critical that we engage to protect our lives and livelihoods by adopting and operationalizing systems thinking.
The goal of this webinar is to engage participants in discussions around DCM and explore the need for future exchanges and growth.
- Series: Navigating the Pandemic
- Webinar Topic: Rethinking Disaster Preparedness: Disaster Cycle Management beyond COVID-19
- Time and Date: Tuesday, 11 August | 6.00 pm – 7.30 pm (GMT+3)
During the webinar Drs. Kiragu and Mwarumba will review and integrate disaster case studies with relevant Disaster Cycle Management (DCM) frameworks, practice, policy, and research.
Historically, community, public-private institutions and governments have emphasized disaster response but evidently the entire DCM approach is equally relevant. The DCM approach emphasizes as an imperative the consideration of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery at Micro, Meso and Macro levels.
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Date: Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Time: 6.00 pm – 7.30 pm (GMT+3)
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