In May 2018, Chris carried out a one day Disaster Risk Management (DRM) program for BRAC in Cox’s Bazar, as part of his assignment there with UNDP. Enclosed is a summary of that one day DRM workshop, this including recommendations for future similar workshops.
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Entries by Chris Piper
The key item this month is the ongoing, accredited, Participatory Disaster Risk Management (PDRM) program. Module 2 (Participatory Tools, Project Management & Teaching Tips) commenced on the 17th August, and Module 3 (Risk Management) starts on the 7th September.
Enclosed is a customised TorqAid Humanitarian & Development Bibliography, with details highlighted of material relating to earthquakes and tsunamis. This includes publications on: – General information (by ACAPS & ALNAP) – The 2018 Sulawesi earthquake/tsunami, and Lombok earthquake – The 2018 PNG earthquake – The 2015 Nepal earthquake – The 2011 Japan earthquake, tsunami & […]
Included here is a link to the TorqAid Global Humanitarian & Development Bibliography, with references highlighted which relate to Community Developnment (CD), Project Management, Participation, and Training The non-customised version of this bibliography can be found in the TorqAid Toolkit
Enclosed here is the link to the TorqAid Humanitarian & Development Agencies Directory, with a highlighted focus on Community Development (CD), Project Management (PM), Participation, and Training. This overall directory (minus the highlights) can be found in the Torqaid Toolkit – see link below
Follow the link below for the Participatory Disaster Risk Management (PDRM) Teaching Framework. This consists of three components: – The Intended Outcome of the PDRM online, accredited, program – The Material covered in the PDRM – The process by which this Material is covered, and the Intended Outcome achieved. The PDRM program brochure can be […]
This short section on Humanitarian Standards and Codes of Conduct is covered in Module 1 of the online Participatory Disaster Risk Management (PDRM) program. Follow the link below to the PDRM. The section Humanitarian Standards and Codes of Conduct includes an overview of the historical development of humanitarian, as well as development of more recent […]
Note the article below on global disaster statistics over the period 2000-2019. This summarises the number of natural disasters over this period, together with people killed and affected, and damage caused. This material is covered in Module 1 of the online Participatory Disaster Risk Management (PDRM) program. Press the link below for a copy of […]
The TorqAid July Update includes details of the forthcoming PDRM workshop (see both Home and Training pages), as well as the latest TorqAid Toolkit, and some material on COVID-19. July
The 2020 online Participatory Disasater Risk Management (PDRM) program can be found at the link below. This includes separate links to a Registration Form and Assignment. The link below includes other details relating to the PDRM, particularly those relating to registration dates; time commitments; and documentation including Certificates of Completion .