Monthly Archives: December 2015

International Workshop on DRR held in Nepal

On November 24th, Dr. Katie Potts attended and presented at a pre-workshop event held at Kathmandu University in Nepal on the topic of Sharing SDI Research on Disaster Management, representing GSDI Association. The event was held prior to The International Workshop On The Role of Land Professionals and SDI in Disaster Risk Reduction: In the Context of Post 2015 Nepal Earthquake, which Dr. Potts also attended and participated in. The main objective of the conference event was to exploit the international expertise on SDI and Land Administration to enhance and improve current disaster risk reduction efforts in Nepal and related environments. The themes of the conference were: strengthening professional education, opportunities for SDI development, and roles of land professionals and SDI in DRR.