Lessons in Disaster training is coming to Loddon Mallee!
Do you work with communities affected by disasters? Don’t miss out on our valuable Lessons in Disaster training.
Gender and Disaster Australia has partnered with Women’s Health Loddon Mallee to bring their award-winning training to your community. Tickets are fully subsidised thanks to funding from the Federal Government and support from Women’s Health Loddon Mallee.
With the heightened probability of more intense and frequent disasters due to climate change, coupled with social fragmentation and mounting pressure on emergency services, communities face growing challenges in recovery. Extended recovery periods will have an adverse effect on families, partners, and specific vulnerable groups. Research has demonstrated an upsurge in domestic and family violence following such disasters.
Our Lessons in Disaster training will help you understand:
This training package contains four x 90-minute sessions.
10.30am to 12.00pm – Session 1: Gender and Emergency – The Evidence
1.00pm to 2.30pm – Session 2: The Impact of Gendered Expectations – Individual, Community and Organisational
10.30am to 12.00pm – Session 3: The Disaster Made Me Do It – The Social Reconstruction of Sex, Gender and Sexuality
1.00pm to 2.30pm – Session 4: Working Towards Change – Workshop
As Australia grapples with COVID-19, it is more critical than ever to understand the impact of gendered expectations in disasters. Gender and Disaster Australia was established to promote an understanding of the role played by gender in survivor responses to disaster, and to embed these insights into the emergency management, health and community sectors. ‘Disaster’ includes pandemics as well as bushfires, floods and other emergencies.
THIS TRAINING PROVIDES PARTICIPANTS WITH:
For information contact Asminah at GADAus: firstname.lastname@example.org
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