Community Based Disaster Risk Management course in Japan
New Delhi: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has invited applications for the Community Based Disaster Risk Management Group Training course to be held in Japan from June 22 to August 01, 2015 under the Technical Cooperation Program of the Government of Japan.
The participants joining the JICA course will understand the significance of disaster risk management for natural disasters and needs of self-help and mutual help, and acquire the concrete method for promotion of community based disaster risk management in each country through the activities of self-help groups of residents for disaster risk management such as “Disaster-Safe Welfare Community” in Kobe City.
This program is designed for organizations which can play a leading role in promotion of community based disaster prevention and dissemination of self-help organization of residents for disaster prevention. (e.g. Disaster management planning organization/division, community development organization in central/local government).
The Candidates should be university graduates or have an equivalent qualification; have command over spoken and written English; must be in good health and must not be a part of military service.