This unit provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the various technical fields that contribute to emergency and disaster management. It includes techniques and protocols for ensuring effective interrelationships and cross-sector cooperation in the challenging context of an emergency and/or disaster. Case based scenarios are used to explore the management of a disaster cycle.
RECOMMENDED TEXT - INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT
RECOMMENDED TEXT - ROUTLEDGE HANDBOOK OF HAZARDS AND DISASTER RISK REDUCTION
Introduction to International Disaster Management, Third Edition, continues to serve as the leading comprehensive overview...
The Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for hazard and disaster research, policy making, and...