SASDiR Conference 2024


21-23 August 2024

The Ravenala Attitude Hotel, Mauritius.

About SASDiR2024

Strengthening Disaster Resilience in Africa: Transdisciplinary Approaches and Sustainable Solutions (DR-AFRICA)

Welcome to the official website of the 6th Biennial SASDiR Conference, a pivotal event co-hosted by the University of Mauritius and the Southern Africa Society for Disaster Reduction. This conference aims to bring together leading academics, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers from around the globe to engage in meaningful discussions and share the latest insights on disaster risk management strategies, innovations, and challenges.

Set against the breathtaking backdrop of Mauritius, our conference offers a unique opportunity to explore the intersection of traditional knowledge and cutting-edge research in mitigating and adapting to disasters in the Southern African region and beyond. With a focus on fostering collaboration, enhancing resilience, and promoting sustainable development, the conference is dedicated to creating actionable solutions for some of the most pressing issues facing communities today.

Join us for an enriching experience of learning, networking, and collaboration as we work together towards a safer, more resilient future.

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