Flash Flooding in Johannesburg South Africa

Joburg Zoo wall collapses, vehicles pushed off highway in flood disaster A boundary wall on Jan Smuts Avenue at the Johannesburg Zoo has fall following flash flooding disaster on Wednesday night. Hundreds of car drowned down the N3 Road. A spokesperson at EMER-G-MED Max Cohen said more than 10 vehicles pushed off the highway down and […]

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Call for applications: Consultant in Gender and Climate Change (Bilingual English and French)

Dear Colleagues, Gravitazz seeks to work with a consultant for a short assignment: • Consultant with 5 years of experience in gender, climate change, sustainable development or other relevant field(Master’s level) • Prior experience in: conducting research and analysis in the area of Climate Change and gender; developing knowledge products/training modules; producing reports in French […]

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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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WORKSHOP SERIES ON SENDAI FRAMEWORK FOR GLOBAL DISASTER POST 2015

Understanding the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and its Integration into National Policies and Programming Invitation to the SADC Workshop Series Has the your country/Organisation worked on the integration of Sendai into its national policies and contingency planning? Are the various sectors/clusters prepared for the Sendai Peer Reviewed exercise that has been adopted by […]

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