Bangladesh Disaster Management Field Study

Not offered in 2014


If you are interested in natural hazards, their consequences and the responses that help recovery and preparedness for future hazards, then this unit is for you. The unit is designed to provide opportunities for students to examine Bangladesh’s applied disaster response and recovery approaches.

The trip will include visits to sites and projects on the following topics: flooding, drought, cyclones and soil erosin, disaster risk reduction, community adaptation to climate change, food security, livelihoods, microfinance, gender, disability and governance.