18 November 2024

Disaster Recovery Planning and Development

Learn about early recovery, reconstruction and rehabilitation, mental health interventions and recovery planning strategies. Obtain skills to apply concepts, standards, principles, and methods of recovery planning and operations.

This course introduces fundamentals of disaster recovery principles and disaster risk reduction. During the course, we cover pre-disaster recovery planning and assessment of post-disaster recovery needs.

You will get insight into health interventions; reconstruction and physical rehabilitation; exit and handover strategies; and monitoring and evaluation in recovery planning. We will discuss how recovery relates to emergency response, preparedness, mitigation and long-term development planning.



































Emmanuel Raju, Associate Professor, Global Health Section, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen.















Course details

Duration: 4 weeks

18 November -  6 December 2024

Course dates 2025
17 November - 5 December 2024

Frequency: Once every year
Place: University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Course fee:

EU/EEA citizens:
Master student: 16,500 DKK
Single course student: 25,000 DKK

Non-EU/EEA citizens:
Master student: 22,000 DKK
Single course student: 33,000 DKK

Terms and conditions

Level and credit: Master's course; 7.5 ECTS
Examination date: See exam dates
Application deadline: 23 September 2024
Admission: To be admitted, you must meet the admission criteria for Master of Disaster Management

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