Short Course on Disaster Resilience Leadership
GLOBAL DISASTER RESILIENCE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Call for Applications
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The Global Disaster Resilience & Leadership (GDRL) Fellowship Program is a core component of the Strengthening Leadership in Disaster Resilience Program (SLDRP), which aims to reduce disaster risk in vulnerable communities by systematically strengthening the existing capacity of disaster risk reduction (DRR) practitioners, supporting the development of future leaders, and working towards sustainability through a global network of academic, public and private stakeholders.

This project, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is led by Tulane University’s Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy of USA in partnership with universities and disaster risk reduction and resilience building regional entities in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. In Sri Lanka, the program is being implemented by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center in partnership with the Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya with the guidance of the Ministry of Disaster Management and the Disaster Management Center, Sri Lanka.

Application Procedure
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DEADLINE FOR RECEIVING APPLICATIONS: 16th July, 2015

Prof. B.S.B. Karunaratne
Sri Lanka Coordinator, Strengthening Leadership for Disaster Resilience Programme (SLDRP)
Postgraduate Institute of Science