Dates: February 12-15, 2020
Venue: International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS), Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
As the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 highlights the importance of both natural and man-made hazards, the Campus Safety Workshop 2020 will focus on a wider scope of disaster risk reduction especially the man-made hazards on chemical/industrial, nuclear and radiological, and transport.
- Understand the natural and man-made disasters and their similarities and differences (particularly in preparation and response)
- Learn how to conduct a comprehensive disaster risk assessment using an all-hazards approach in universities
- Discuss how to prepare for and respond to these disasters within universities
[Invited lecturers/ trainers]
Ms. Amy Aiken, Florida International University
Mr. Andrin Raj, International Association for Counter-terrorism and Security Professionals (IACSP)
Find out more about the APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Program here.