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From Vulnerability to Resilience in Disaster Risk Management
UNU-EHS PhD Block course “From Vulnerability to Resilience in Disaster Risk Management”
10 – 22 March 2013 UN Campus, Bonn, Germany
The UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY - Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) in close collaboration with the Tohoku University and the University of Bonn invite young scientists to apply for the 2013 PhD Block Course.
This years´ course will start with a Scientific Workshop on “The Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 11 March 2011 – Lessons Learned and Research Questions” that will take place on 11 March 2013.
Main objectives of the course are to increase the awareness regarding the complexity and importance of vulnerability and resilience in the field of disaster risk management and to explore options to reduce vulnerability and risk by improved adaptive capacities.
The course is addressed to PhD candidates in the initial phase of their PhD studies. Applicants should have an interdisciplinary focus and work on research or dissertations related to vulnerability and resilience in the context of disaster risk management.
Travel expenses, local transportation, hotel accommodation and daily subsistence will not be covered by UNU-EHS.
For more information about the Block Course, please see the announcement.
To apply for the UNU-EHS PhD Block Course 2013, please submit the following materials:
- A completed application form;
- CV (including any research related to the Block Course’s theme).
Deadline for applications: 31 January 2013.
Studenten, Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter
Hermann Ehlers Strasse 10, 53113 Bonn
UNU-EHS in close collaboration with the University of Bonn