Enhance your knowledge as a disaster risk management professional through these virtually facilitated and self-paced courses that draw on the latest global expertise and technology in learning.
Introduction to Disaster Risk Management (self-paced)
This introductory course familiarizes development practitioners with contemporary concepts and practices in disaster management and discusses the paradigm shift from re-active to pro-active approaches in this cross cutting field of development.
Decision Making under Deep Uncertainty
This course describes an innovative methodology to deal with these uncertainties: Decision Making under Deep Uncertainty, and how to use it to make robust decisions for long term investments in a changing world.
Introduction to Damage, Loss and Needs Assessment (DaLA)
Introductory Damage Loss and Needs Assessment course is a six modules course which reviews the conceptual framework of DaLA as well as the sectoral aspects of conducting an assessment.
Project-Specific Contingent Emergency Response Component (CERC)
This course provides an overview of project specific Contingent Emergency Response Components (CERCs) of WBG loans. The course presentations focus on the actions that should be taken by the borrower and the Bank when preparing, activating and implementing CERCs.
This e-learning course will explain how risk characteristics are identified, how this information is used to assess overall risk, and how this information is used to address risk.