Listen to our Managing Director’s recent interview with SABC Radio on the current drought situation in Africa.
Learn more about the devastating effects of El Nino, the potential of disaster risk insurance, the underlying human factor in disasters, and regional strategies for resource management, amongst others.
“Unfortunately Disaster Risk Reduction and Management happen to be the poor cousin when you look at general development in countries. Often, it is the last thing our governments think about and yet when you look at how much they have to dole out every time they are faced with disasters; it chops quite significantly into development budgeting (…). We lose every time we fail to prepare”.