The DRM Unit, GSB, PSBA Manila will be joining its partner, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in celebration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (IDDRR) which coincides with the ASEAN Day for Disaster Management (ADDM).
October 12, 2021 – The Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Unit, Graduate School of Business (GSB), Philippine School of Business Administration (PSBA), Manila, will be joining its partner, the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in celebration of the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction (IDDRR) which coincides with the ASEAN Day for Disaster Management (ADDM). The OCD will be hosting a 3-day Webinar Series in observance of this year’s ADDM and IDDR from October 12 to 15, 2021.
Prof. Dr. Tabassam Raza, Director, DRM-Unit, has been invited as Resource Speaker to this Webinar Series in observance of the ADDM-IDDR. Prof. Dr. Raza will be delivering a lecture on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) in Local Development Planning Process on October 14, 2021, from 1:10PM to 2:40PM.
The concept of the webinar series is to provide a venue wherein resource persons from the academe, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), and government are able to share their knowledge and expertise to help develop core competencies that relate to specific functions within the LDRRMOs. This also aims to create connections and network among these stakeholders in providing more sustainable capacity building partnership and program that will benefit these institutions.
Among the current topics of interest are recent trends on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) in the region, DRRM projects implemented in Metro Manila, and such other basic topics on policy writing, parliamentary procedure, report development, risk assessment, and others that will further enhance understanding and develop basic skill set among LDRRMOs and their respective Research and Planning Officers, Operations and Warning Officers, and Admin and Training Officers, Representatives of concerned MMDRRMC member agencies and other interested stakeholders.
All undergraduate and graduate students and staff of PSBA-Manila are invited to attend the 3-day webinar series. Below are the links that can be used to attend the event.
Zoom Link: https://bit.ly/IDDRRSeries2021
Meeting ID: 873 2014 3113