Dr. Adrian Phiri

 Role: Director, Directorate of Research and Postgraduate Studies.

 Qualifications: Bachelor of Art Education (BA.ED) UNZA, Master of Environmental Education (M.Ed.EE) UNZA,PhD in Disaster Studies (North-West, RSA)

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 Specialization/Research:

  •  Disaster risk reduction and management
  • Climate change adaptation and mitigation
  • Vulnerability and hazard assessment
  • Environmental education and awareness

Teaching:

  • Environment and Development (DES 112)
  • Environmental Education  (DES 321)
  • Research methods  (DES 312)
  • Disaster Risk Reduction and Management  (DES 412)
  • Environment, Food Security and Climate change  (ALW 611)
  • Principle of Waste management (DES 352)

 Selected Publications:

Book

Phiri, A. 2012. Prospects of Environmental Education in Zambia: Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co UK

Publications

Conor Murphy.,  Mavuto Tembo., Adrian Phiri,  Olusegun Yerokun & Bernie Grummell, (2015). Adapting to climate change in shifting landscapes of belief, Springer Science+Business Media,  Dordrecht

Phiri, A. (2016). Risks of domestic underground water sources in informal settlement in Kabwe – Zambia. Journal of Environment and Pollution Volume 5 No.2  www.ccsenet.org/ep

Phiri A, Nierkerk, D & Eeden ,V.  (2016). Theoretical Orientation Of Community Based Disaster Risk Management, Global Journal of Human and Social Sciences GJHSS Vol. 16 Issue 6 Version 1.0

Silengo. M, Nyambe.L.M & Phiri, A. (2015). Building the Evidence Base on the Agriculture nexus: RAPID Scans for Informing Policy and Practice in Zambia: Mulungushi University/ University of Zambia  Working Paper. CTA, ACP and EU. 

Phiri, A. (2012). Evaluation of Environmental education  activities in selected institutions of Zambia. Institutional  Repository – UNZA Library Lusaka. Copyright 2012 University of Zambia | E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Silengo, M. and Phiri. A. (2010). Community- based disaster  risk reduction/WASH: training manual. http://www.preventionweb.net/go/24773  

Phiri, A. (2015) Tackling urban flooding in a ‘shanty’ settlement Action at the Frontline, Kabwe, Zambia. USAID, Global Network for Disaster Reduction  (GNDR)

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