Meet the Researchers Open Lecture Series (for schools and public): "Humanitarianism: Can we prevent disasters?"
|Starts:||17:30 2 Dec 2015|
|Ends:||18:30 2 Dec 2015|
|What is it:||Talk|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public, Post 16, Secondary schools|
|Speaker:||Dr Gemma Sou|
A talk by Dr Gemma Sou (Humanitarian & Conflict Response Institute) - part of the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures open lecture series "Meet the Researchers".
What causes a disaster and how can we reduce the impacts of disasters? What are some of the practical, philosophical, political and ethical challenges that humanitarian aid workers face and how can they be addressed? These are some of the questions that will be discussed at this presentation about a new BSc in International Disaster Management and Humanitarian Response.
Free of charge, but please book a place via our website: http://man.ac.uk/9mTV30
Dr Gemma Sou
Role: Lecturer in Disaster Management
Organisation: Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute
Travel and Contact Information
Main Lecture Theatre
Samuel Alexander Building