Disaster risk reduction

SDG 11.5

Courses tagged with "Disaster risk reduction"

Tsunami Awareness
Online

Tsunami Awareness

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.

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

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

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.

HAB International Phytoplankton Intercalibration

HAB International Phytoplankton Intercalibration

HAB International Phytoplankton Intercalibration (IPI) proficiency testing scheme for all relevant laboratories globally.

Tsunami Ready Training Course (Indonesia)
Online

Tsunami Ready Training Course (Indonesia)

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.