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Training Course on Early Warning Systems

17/12/2018, Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

DURATION:

5 days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

The training is intended for management teams working in government agencies, NGOs, and Community Members working in governments, funding agencies, and research and non-government organizations for Emergency response and other Development programmes.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the course, participants will:

  • Understand operational mechanisms and procedures for the prediction, forecasting, monitoring and response to warning
  • Develop tools for early warning audits, identify current gaps in existing early warning systems
  • Undertake risk assessment and design of multi-hazard end-to-end early warning systems for disaster risk reduction
  • Develop strategies to institutionalize early warning systems into the process cycle of disaster risk reduction and development planning, emergency response, and preparedness activities
  • Design and implement community based early warning systems that are people centered
  • Evaluate and introduce public education and training programme for the community based early warning systems
  • Apply emerging new generation climate prediction technologies for anticipating and managing disaster risks associated with climate change & variability

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Introduction to End-to-End Early Warning System
  • Hazard Detection, Monitoring, Forecasting & Information for Warning (HDMFW)
  • Application of Risk Assessment & Risk Communication for Early Warning
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Early Warning Systems
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of EWS

REQUIREMENTS

Proficiency in use of English language

Meet admission criteria

METHODOLOGY

The trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach such as presentations, group work, guided sessions of practical exercise and web based tutorials

COURSE Training Center: Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Start Date: 12/17/2018

End Date: 12/21/2018

Fee: Ksh 80000, $900

 

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