Water Supply and Sanitation in Emergencies

University of Copenhagen / Copenhagen School of Global Health
17.05.2010 - 11.06.2010  Copenhagen K
Course Content
The course will be divided into 5 main clusters:

1. Anthropological assessment approaches in emergency situations

2. Health and disease transmission in emergency settings

3. Technical and theoretical aspects of water and sanitation

4. Practical aspects of water and sanitation

5.Case study and exam where the participants will apply knowledge and skills acquired during the course
Learning objectives, training objectives
By the end of the course participants will have a comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge of water and sanitation in the different phases of emergencies, including disease prevention and preparedness.
Target Audience
Health professionals who wish to work with health related issues in low and middle income societies; and individuals and professionals who are interested in any or all parts of Disaster Management
A bachelor\'s degree or equivalent in a relevant field of study (eg. health sciences, social sciences, engineering, etc.) and 2 years of relevant working experience
Local Organizer
Copenhagen School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen
Please visit our website for further information: mdma.ku.dk

Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Helle Trøst Nielsen
Health Systems, Humanitarian Assistance - Advanced Training, Humanitarian Assistance - Complex Emergencies, Humanitarian Assistance - First Mission Abroad, Public Health
Credit Points
6 ECTS - Points
EUR 2.237,00
Organizer contact info
Oester Farimagsgade 5
1353 Copenhagen K
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