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Workshop: “Preparing The Future Generations for Climate Change-Related Emergencies and Disasters – Collaboration between Scientific and Indigenous Knowledge Domains”
The Brandon University Applied Disaster and Emergency Studies (ADES) program, in partnership with the U of M, and U of W, is hosting a two-day workshop to prepare the new generation and multi-stakeholder collaboration in climate change-related disasters.
Under an umbrella title of “Preparing The Future Generations for Climate Change-Related Emergencies and Disasters – Collaboration between Scientific and Indigenous Knowledge Domains,” attendees will look at:
- Current challenges and disaster-risk-reduction efforts
- Roles of post-secondary institutions in preparing youth for climate emergencies, preparedness & mitigation
- A multi-stakeholder approach in managing nature triggered emergencies and lessons learnt: A Canadian perspective
- A collaborative approach to build bridges between Indigenous knowledge and Scientific knowledge to address climate change-related issues and disaster-risk-reduction
The two-day workshop runs 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3 and 9 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023 in the Louis Riel Room at Brandon University.
Registration fees for the workshops are $30 for for the first day and $20 for the second day.
Assisted and organized in part by the Conflict and Resilience Research Institute of Canada. Funded by the Mobilizing Insights in Defence and Security (MINDS) Program.
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