Public Health and Disaster Management from 6 – 18 December 2010: DPMM conducted training for the thirty-one government officials and medical doctors from Public Health Institute, Ministry of Health, Sudan. The objective of this training program was to focus on necessary knowledge and skills for better understanding of managing disasters and emergency situations as well as discuss on number of interrelated topics to expose and build capacity of the practicing professionals from Sudan.
A field study visit in Thailand widened the understanding about Public Health and Disaster Management with practical situations at the local level. Finally, the participants are expected to apply lessons learned in their own country for strengthening Emergency Management in their disaster planning process.
Sponsor: Public Health Institute, National Ministry of Health, Sudan