Regional Training/Workshop on "Earthquake Vulnerability and Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment:" (5-16 Mar 2007)

The training/workshop is being organized by ICIMOD with the support of the European Commission Humanitarian Aid and in collaboration with ITC-UNU, ADPC, NSET-N, NCDM and others.

The main objective of the training/workshop is to build the capacity of national institutions in utilizing geospatial tools (GIS/RS/GPS) for multi-hazard risk assessment and mapping as well as to raise the awareness of such tools for disaster preparedness and mitigation.

The targeted participants are Mid-level professionals from Governmental and Non-Governmental Organizations working in disaster management with the professional background in the fields of applied geomorphology, engineering geology, geological surveys, seismology, geography, GIS, urban planning, and related fields.

For more information please contact:
Pradeep Mool,
Monica Moktan,