Assess vulnerability in the local context and its external influencing factors
Explore community capacities for coping with risks and disasters
Assess the relationship between community vulnerability, capacity and resilience
Identify the skills and attributes required by practitioners working with communities to enhance resilience
A community can experience a range of direct and indirect impacts as a result of a disaster. On this course, you will be able to examine the ways communities recover from dramatic changes by preventing future risk and fostering positive developments with communities.
You will have the opportunity to explore the link between community resilience, disaster management and sustainable development.
You will also have the opportunity to explore the link between disaster management and sustainable development.
Disaster trends and their impact on community resilience
Factors that contribute to the perception of vulnerability
The capacity for communities to cope with disaster
Different approaches for building community resilience
This course is ideal for anyone looking to understand the impacts of disasters and how a community resilience approach is implemented.
Please note that the individuals provided in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below may be subject to change.