Disaster risk reduction

SDG 11.5

Courses tagged with "Disaster risk reduction"

Introduction to identification of Harmful Algal Bloom Species (Pacific Islands)

Category: 2022
Language: English
RTC/STC: STC HAB
Mode of Delivery: Online
IOC Programme: HAB
Country: Belgium (BE)
Calendar Groups: IOC

HAB course for the Pacific Islands
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Jacob Larsen
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Rafael Salas

Introduction to identification of Harmful Algal Bloom Species

Category: 2022
Language: English
RTC/STC: STC HAB
Mode of Delivery: Online
IOC Programme: HAB
Country: Belgium (BE)
Calendar Groups: IOC

HAB course for South Africa and Namibia
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Jacob Larsen
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Rafael Salas

Tsunami Awareness

Category: 2022
Language: English
RTC/STC: STC ITIC
Mode of Delivery: Online
IOC Programme: Tsunami
Calendar Groups: OceanTeacher

Tsunamis are low frequency natural hazards but high impact events that may cause loss of lives and assets.This online course provides a review of basic tsunami science to provide a basic understanding of tsunami phenomenon, tsunami hazard and tsunami risk, the tsunami warning processes and products, tsunami preparedness for coastal communities, and the TsunamiReady concept and guidelines for its implementation.
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Bernardo Aliaga Rossel
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Claudia Delgado
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Tammy Fukuji
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Laura Kong

Gestión de zonas costeras: Erosión costera y herramientas para su estudio

Category: 2021
Calendar Groups: OceanTeacher
Este curso tiene por objetivo estudiar la erosión costera; estableciendo herramientas para su observación y cuantificación; y teniendo como elementos integradores los conceptos de Reducción de Riesgo de Desastres y Manejo Costero Integrado dentro del conjunto de amenazas naturales.
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Jonathan Cedeno
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Jacqueline Rivas
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Ivan Saltos

HAB International Phytoplankton Intercalibration

Category: 2021
Calendar Groups: OceanTeacher

HAB International Phytoplankton Intercalibration (IPI) proficiency testing scheme for all relevant laboratories globally.
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Jacob Larsen
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Rafael Salas

Tsunami Ready Training Course (Indonesia)

Category: 2021
Language: English
RTC/STC: STC Indonesia
Mode of Delivery: Online
IOC Programme: Tsunami
Calendar Groups: OceanTeacher

This is an introductory-level training course providing the basic understanding of performance-based community readiness concept toward tsunami hazard based on 12 tsunami preparedness indicators.


The objective of this training course is to build the capacity of participants to enable them to provide assistance on building a tsunami ready community in Indonesia.
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Adityawarman Adityawarman
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Madona Madona
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Noer Nurhayati
  • Course Editor / Instructor: Yuliana Purwanti