Disaster Management


Prepared by Nyirenda Simon(Msc in Peace and Governance,BA in Geography and History,BA in Media Studies and PGDE)

Course: Introduction to disaster Management



Disasters are continuing increasing across the globe.The developing nations seems to be the worst affected due to their lack of preparedness and clear disaster risk reduction policies and legislation.

  • Identify various types of disasters occuring in Africa.
  • Outline the economic effects of disasters.
  • Examine the socio- economic factors which makes people to be highly vulnerable to disasters in Africa.



Research on the listed tasks using various internet journals.

Make a brief write up using power point presentations as individuals.


This webquest will be continued after 1week.