Beginning in 2014 the ACDS will be presenting a new postgraduate diploma on disaster risk studies. Completing this diploma will make it easier for candidates to enrol in the Masters Degree in Development and Management (Disaster Studies).
Applications close: 15 November 2013.
Short Course: Introduction to DRR
A short course on an introduction to Disaster Risk Reduction, presented jointly by the Multidisciplinary Research Centre of the University of Namibia and the ACDS, will be presented from 14-18 October 2013. Click here to see the broshure.
Knowledge Shop for Disaster Reduction now live!!
The Knowledge Shop for DRR is now accessible online. This project, sponsored by USAID is now open for downloads. To access the Knowledge Shop you are required to register and logon. Registration is free. Once registered a link to the Knowledge Shop will appear on the navigation menu to the left under "About".
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Most recent peer reviewed publications by ACDS staff and associates:
Disaster Prevention and Management
Volume 22, No. 4, 2013
Christo Coetzee & Dewald van Niekerk
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Intra-governmental coordination for sustainable disaster recovery: A case-study of the Eden District Municipality, South Africa
Emmanuel Raju & Dewald van Niekerk
Jàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies
Volume 5, No. 2, 2013
Land tenure insecurity, vulnerability to climate-induced disaster and opportunities for redress in Southern Africa
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