NEW - Master of Science (MSc) Disaster Management: Resilience, Response and Relief course

Offered jointly with The University of Manchester and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, this programme is designed for participants who intend to develop theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the disaster risk management and humanitarian contexts. Graduates will be equipped to work and become leaders in the fields of disaster management, humanitarianism, and other related fields. This programme will further enhance students’ personal and professional development and provide important collaborative links globally. More information can be found here

WEBSITE ISSUES  - On March 18th 2015, due to circumstances outside the control of the ICPEM, our website was taken offline, & the address became unavailable. This site is an interim measure to ensure that we can maintain our public presence and contact with our members. If you have any queries or need any documents, please use the Contact Us link below.

5/10/2015 UPDATE - The institute is working in the background to deliver a brand new website, based on the latest architectures, to take us into the future. We hope to be able announce progress soon. In the meanwhile, we would like to thank our members and visitors for the considerable patience.

04/04/15 UPDATE - access to is unreliable, and we are still working hard to resolve the issues.

27/03/15 UPDATE - has been reinstated and can be visited through the link. We will maintain this site until our original site's availability is certain


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HM Government consultation - closer collaboration between the emergency services

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