International Summer School on Disaster Management - 2017

Date and venue: 

21 – 27 August 2017, Arcalia, Bistriţa-Năsăud county

Organizer:

Faculty of Environmental Science and Engineering - Research Institute for Sustainability and Disaster Management based on High Performance Computing (ISUMADECIP)

Partners:

National University of Public Services, Hungary

Department for Emergency Situations within the Ministry of Internal Affairs

Trainers: Invited lecturers from the international civil protection system

President of the Summer School: Prof. Eng. Alexandru Ozunu, PhD.

Topics:

Disaster risk management - Theory & Concepts

Disaster response management and coordination

Disaster environment

The role of civil society in emergency situations

Exercise design and preparation

Exercise in field (48 hours exercise with tents and Base of Operations)

Minimum Requirements

In order to apply for the Summer School, you must provide the following:

  • Registration form (available here) in word format
  • CV in English
  • Certificate to prove you are a student/employee
  • Letter of recommendation from an expert in the field/teacher

All documents will be sent in English.

NOTE: The summer school will involve outdoor activities (2 nights in tents) and therefore you are kindly asked to have proper equipment (boots, warm clothes, tents, sleeping bags). The language of the summer school is English.

 

PARTICIPATION FEE:

The participation fee (excluding transportation) will be 100 EUR (or equivalent in LEI). Transportation costs will be covered by the participants.

 

 

BURSARY OPPORTUNITIES:

The organizers announce a limited number of bursaries (equivalent of the participation fee) for students based on the quality of the submitted documents.

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission deadline: 30 June 2017 (via e-mail at isumadecip@ubbcluj.ro)

Evaluation period: 1-15 July 2017

Results: 16 July 2017

 

Contact person: Dr. Lucrina Ştefănescu, Phone: +40 264 583378, E-mail: isumadecip@ubbcluj.ro