disaster preparedness

  1. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Emergencies and Disasters: Trends and Issues

    Overview Evaluate the trends and issues of emergencies and disasters Emergencies and disasters are usually viewed as one-off events without consideration of similar events that have previously occurred. By investigating the common elements of these events, you can better understand how...
  2. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Introduction to Humanitarian Aid

    Overview Explore guiding principles and approaches used by humanitarian teams. Earthquake, flood, fire, famine and conflict — we seem to be hearing more about these things every day, and watching as they impact communities all over the world. Fortunately there are organisations trained and ready...
  3. FutureLearn

    FutureLearn Staying Safe: How to be Prepared in the Modern World

    Overview Understand keeping yourself and others safe in the event of an emergency. In today’s uncertain world, it’s important to understand the likelihood of an emergency situation occurring, and how to be more prepared. Daily emergencies happen worldwide, however hearing about them depends on...
  4. Coursera

    Coursera Disaster Preparedness

    Overview Have you ever viewed a news report depicting the aftermath of a devastating natural disaster? The damage to human life and property are both staggering and heartbreaking. All parts of the world face the possibility of floods, hurricanes, tornados, fires, landslides, earthquakes...