ARDHI UNIVERSITY SIGN A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH WORLD BANK DURING THE LAUNCHING OF RAMANI HURIA 2.

ARDHI UNIVERSITY SIGN A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH WOLRD BANK DURING THE LAUNCHING OF RAMANI HURIA 2.

The Vice Chancellor of Ardhi University Prof. Evaristo Liwa signed MoU with the World Bank on Ramani Huria 2.0 during the official launch of the project ceremony held on 26th September, 2017 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Center.Ramani Huria 2.0 is a collaborative project between Ardhi University and the World Bank aimed at build skills and capacity to students to help map areas at -risk to natural hazard such as flooding and ultimately building a foundation for community resilience.

The project which started in 2015 has mapped 29 wards of Dar es Salaam providing detailed maps on infrastructure and potential hazards by collecting exposures information from building and drains.300 ARU students from Spatial Planning and Social Science are participating in Ramani Huria’s second phase.

1The Vice Chancellor of Ardhi University Prof. Evaristo J.Liwa giving his opening remarks during the official launch ceremony.

2At the middle is the World Bank Country Coordinator Prof. Bella Bird listening to the one of the presenter.3.The Vice Chancellor of Ardhi University Prof. Liwa and the World Bank Country Coordinator Prof. Bird signing the MoU.4.Group photo with the ARU students who are participating in Ramani Huria Project.6.Vice Chancellor of Ardhi University Prof.Liwa (from right), Deputy Vice Chancellor-Academic Affairs Prof. Gabriel Kassenga and the Representative from DSM Regional Administrative Secretary carefully listening the welcoming note from the host.7.ARU students10

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