Africa backs action on Sendai Framework

By Denis McClean Government Ministers, heads of delegation and national disaster management agencies from 47 African countries today agreed on a strategic plan to align disaster risk reduction with the priorities and targets of the global plan to reduce disaster losses, the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. They also agreed to forward the Mauritius […]

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Vacancies – Gravitazz Institute for Disaster Reduction & Emergency Management

GIDREM is filling a number of positions in its Midrand – Johannesburg Offices. Attached are the job specifications. Kindly share with friends and colleagues who are qualified and may be interested. The posts to provide are the following: A Research and Business Development Manager A Marketing and Communications Officer A Research & Business Development Officer […]

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DRR Documents and publications updates

There are 6 new documents & publications on disaster risk reduction published in collaboration with the ISDR Library since last week. Subscribe now to: DIMA Connect, a Professional Network of DRR practitioners across the African Continent; and receive free updates of DRR Information.  *  Adapting from the ground up: enabling small businesses in developing countries to adapt to […]

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