Harnessing Resources for Private Sector Sustainability Post-Disaster

When disasters strike, the economic impacts, especially on businesses, are often overwhelming, thus businesses are no strangers to risks and planning for recovery is essential for businesses to be sustainable. From large companies to small and medium enterprises need to make plans and develop the required capacity to deal with adverse events.  Business entities become an integral part of response capacities given their ability to minimize impacts and to continue providing goods and services as well as critical recovery assistance in the aftermath of a disaster.

This short course offers the knowledge required for understanding the approaches through which businesses can harness resources to remain sustainable in the aftermath of disasters.

Expression of Interest for 2020