Capacity building and outreach

Richard Haigh

Capacity building initiatives in a research context are significantly underpinned by theories relating to organisational change, knowledge transfer, social action, systems theory, behavioral science, public administration and community psychology.

Enhancing required capacities for disaster risk reduction is a long and slow process that requires a significant commitment from the various stakeholders involved and some resources. At GDRC, we are committed to enhancing the capacities of our stakeholders through our research and practice: