BIARI at Brown 2015 – June 6-20

Saja attended Humanitarian Response and Post-Conflict Reconstruction: Increasing Effectiveness and Accountability in the Age of Complex Emergencies institute organised by BIARI 2015 at Brown University, USA. “Natural” disasters and political unrest pose chronic threats to human security. Separately or in tandem, they turn citizens into refugees and displaced people, stretch government capacity, and, increasingly,...

Humanitarian Essentials for Youth

Funded through the HI² Training Seed Grant Program, the objective of this project is to develop an awareness training module on “Humanitarian essentials for the youth”. The module content will be of global context and based on the key humanitarian skills required, for youth when demanded to volunteer in a humanitarian crisis. The module could...

Open Ceremony of DBAR International Training Workshop

International Training Workshop on Integrated Risk Assessment Methods Using Spatial and Social Vulnerability Data for Disaster Risk Reduction opened on Dec 11, 2017 at RADI Sanya Campus. This workshop will provide a scientific and practical guide on DRR to the participants from developing countries along Belt and Road with the objective of strengthening national...

அனர்த்த நிவாரணப்பணி – கவனத்தில் கொள்ள வேண்டியவை

பொதுவாக அனர்த்தங்களின் பின்னரான மனிதாபிமான நடைமுறை பொது மக்களினது பாதுகாப்பு, உணவு, நீர், சுகாதாரம், இருப்பிடம் என்பவற்றிற்கான அடிப்படை தேவைகளை பூர்த்தி செய்தல், சாதாரண வாழ்க்கைக்கு திரும்புதல் மற்றும் வாழ்வாதாரம்

Washed away

Every part of Sri Lanka is at least exposed to one of the natural disasters, be it a flood, landslide, cyclone, Tsunami, and if not to drought. In the recent past, there is a trend of increasing number of flood and landslide disaster events and their severity with the time. In Sri Lanka, the...


Vasantham – Interview on disaster resilience

Vasantham – Interview on disaster resilience #2