During our recent graduation week, we were honored to host a remarkable lineup of guest speakers who shared their expertise with our Disaster Management students. Their insights were invaluable and truly inspiring. Here’s a recap

Professor Dewalt van Niekerk enlightened us on the New Developments in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), emphasizing the importance of innovative approaches to mitigate risks.

Mr. Owen Bekker delivered an engaging lecture on Event Safety, providing practical tips and strategies to ensure the safety of large gatherings.

Ms. Katharina Gihring discussed the Circular Economy, highlighting sustainable practices that can significantly impact disaster management and recovery.

Dr. Cliff Ferguson shared his knowledge on Business Continuity, stressing the need for robust plans to keep businesses operational during and after disasters.

Ambassador Smidt offered a fascinating perspective on Being an Ambassador and Conflict Resolution, underscoring the role of diplomacy in managing and resolving conflicts.

A huge thank you to our esteemed speakers for their contributions and to our students for their active participation. These sessions are a vital part of our curriculum, equipping future leaders with the tools and knowledge they need to make a difference in the world.