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The Journal of Disaster Risk Management (JDRM) is an international journal published bi-annually by the Centre for Disaster Risk Management and Development Studies (CDRMDS), Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria. The Journal is focused on contemporary global issues of Disaster Risk Management (DRM) and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR). The objectives are to promote research and development in DRM and DRR, provide a medium for the dissemination of research outcomes, facilitate sharing of experience on disaster management strategies and ‘Best Practices’, all with a view to reducing the impact of natural and technological disaster as well as building community resilience and promoting sustainable development. The journal therefore provides an information base for the academic community, professionals, policy makers, government officials and practitioners in the field of disaster management.

Editorial Board
Editor-in-Chief

Prof. A.M Jinadu, Urban and Regional Planning Department, Federal University of Technology, Minna

Editorial Board Members

Prof. G. N Nsofor: Department of Geography
Federal University of Technology, Minna.

Prof. Femi Olokesusi
Director of Research, Nigerian Institute of Social and
Economic Research (NISER), Ibadan

Prof. N. Dewald
Director, African Centre for Disaster Studies,
University of Potchefstroom, South Africa

Prof. S. B Arokoyu
Department of Geography and Environmental Management,
University of Port Harcourt.

Dr. W. Ammann
President, Global Risk Forum, Davos Switzerland

A.A Okhimamhe
Department of Geography,
Federal University of Technology, Minna

Dr. H.A Shaba
Director of Space Applications,
National Space Research Development Agency (NASRDA)

Editorial Advisers

Prof. E. Eguisi
Director Centre for Disaster Risk Management and Development Studies,
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Prof. O.O Morenikeji
Department of Urban and Regional Planning,
Federal University of Technology, Minna

Dr. E. Ojo
Director Centre for Disaster Risk Management and Development Studies,
University of Ibadan

Dr. I.P Fabiyi
Department of Geography and Environmental Management,
University of Ilorin, Kwara State

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