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Training Program on Geo-Meteorological Hazards Risk Management at DTU [Feb 10-14]: Registrations Open

By: Jasmeet | 12 Jan 2020 4:21 PM
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Delhi Technological University is conducting a five-day Training Program on Geo-Meteorological Hazards Risk Management from February 10 to 14, 2020.

The training program shall have a dedicated session for feedback and valediction. The participants will be provided with a valuation pro forma, which may be completed and handed over to the program staff.

Objectives

At the end of the training workshop, the delegates/participants will be able to:

  1. To develop a better understanding of geo-meteorological hazards and Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (DRR&R) strategies;
  2. To learn about the relevant Acts, Policies, Plans, Guidelines, and SOPs on Disaster Management in the country;
  3. To know about the important international agreements and declarations on disaster risks reduction, climate change, urbanization, and sustainable development;
Course Content

Contents of the course would touch upon the following aspects, to achieve the objectives:

  • Basic understanding of geo-meteorological hazards
  • Basic Concept of DM Act 2005 and other guidelines/plans/policies regarding DRR
  • Linkages among development, climate change, urbanization and disaster management
  • Field visit to enhance practical cognizance
  • Suggestive Framework for preparation of DM Plan
  • Group Exercise on Hazard, Vulnerability, Capacity and Risk Assessment ( HVCR)
Who can Attend?

The target group for this program would be middle and senior-level functionaries from the central and state governments representing particularly offices engaged with disaster management area as well as relevant institutes/organizations/agencies along with academicians and scholars from reputed universities. The nodal officers for disaster management amongst them will be the key.

Registration
  1. The delegates/participants of the program will assemble in Pragyan Hall, Administrative Building, Delhi Technological University, Shahbad Daulatpur, Bawana Road, Delhi – 110 042 at 9:00 A.M. on Monday, 10th February 2020 and will register themselves.
  2. DTU officials will assist them in Registration.
  3. To download the registration form, click here.
  4. The boarding and lodging for the outside Delhi participants will be arranged by Delhi Technological University on twin sharing basis.
  5. The program will be held at Delhi Technological University, New Delhi. It will commence at 9:00 AM on Monday, 10th February 2020 and will conclude at 5:00 PM on Friday, 14th February 2020.
Contact

Phone Number: +91-11-23438297

Email ID: jd.nidm@nic.in

For further details, click here.

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