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Disaster Management

Department of Civil Engineering
Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

Disaster Risk Management and Planning

The intent of the course is to give an insight into the impact of disasters, Disaster Management, Disaster Mitigation and Disaster Planning. It also aims at further development and involvement of different organizations in disaster mitigation process.

The course also intent to provide the student into the latest trends in disaster management, role of agencies like UNDRR, World Meteorological Organization, Green Peace, WHO, International Red Cross and other local self groups in mitigation, prepardness and relief activities. It will also highlight the role of governance and international cooperation before, during and after a disaster takes place.


Students should be aware of the concept of climate change, disasters and how it affects human environment

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Jawahar Saud S

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

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