Thursday, January 17, 2008

Disaster Risk Reduction Workshop

The Centre for Disaster Risk Reduction of the University of the West Indies, the Commonwealth Association of Surveying and Land Economy (CASLE) and the Institute of Surveyors of Trinidad and Tobago invites abstracts for a workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction in the Caribbean: the role of the Land-based Professionals. The workshop will be hosted by the Department of Surveying and Land Information, UWI, St. Augustine, Trinidad on Mar 1st 2008. The workshop seeks papers that focus on practices and ideas that would lead to improving surveying practices to the extent that it can effectively support disaster risk reduction in the Caribbean. Inquiries/ submissions please contact:

Dr. Michael Sutherland
Department of Surveying and Land Information
The University of the West Indies
St. Augustine, Trinidad, West Indies
t: 1-868-662-2002 ext 2108
f: 1-868-663-7383
e: michael.sutherland AT sta.uwi.edu

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