Community Based Disaster Risk Management

Date: 18 - 22 Aug 2014
Length: 5 days
Location: Islamabad, Pakistan
Residential: No

The Community-Based Disaster Risk Management for Field Practitioner course provides the opportunity to learn essential knowledge and skill in Community-Based Disaster Risk Management to address implementation challenges in a systematic manner. The field practitioners will be provided with practical tools for design and implementation of programmes for reducing disaster risks and vulnerability and building of community capacity to promote a culture of safety.

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Who should attend?

NGO's INGO's CBO's DRR Practioner, UN agencies, Govt Departments and Individuals.

What does the course cover?

•    Basic DM terms & Concepts
•    Context & Significance
•    Hyogo Frame Work
•    National disaster management Framework 
•    CBDRR Process
•    Selection & communication with community
•    Inclusion of vulnerable groups in CBDRM
•    Introduction to HVCA
•    Community Participatory tools &Techniques
•    CBDRR Planning
•    Community managed Implementation
•    Community Preparedness and Response
•    Participatory  Monitoring& Evaluation 
•    Advocacy for sustaining community based DRR

By the end of the course you will be able to:

•    Explain the conceptual framework in reducing risk
•    Design and conduct community- based vulnerability and capacity assessment
•    Identify measures for hazards and vulnerability reduction and community capacity building
•    Prepare risk reduction plans and understand how to integrate them into development programmes
•    Analyze problems in the implementation of Community-Based Disaster Risk Management plans and their sustainability
•    Document best practice and lesson learnt in community-Based disaster Risk Management


English and Urdu 


UN Agencies/Foreign Missions/INGOs/ NGOs with Foreign Affiliation: 46,640/-PKR
NGOs/Government Ministries:  34,980/-PKR
Inclusive of all taxes  
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