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Jàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies is an influential, frequently cited, accredited, peer reviewed and Open Access journal published since 2006. Jàmbá (meaning disaster in Yoruba) is a journal in the field of disaster reduction, aimed at serving as a platform for discussion and debate in this relatively new field of study.

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dewald van Niekerk, North-West University, South Africa.

Financial support and affiliations: Southern Africa Society for Disaster Reduction (South Africa).

Latest articles

Original Research
Assessing social vulnerability to drought in South Africa: Policy implication for drought risk reduction
Fumiso Muyambo, Andries J. Jordaan, Yonas T. Bahta
Vol 9, No 1 (2017), 7 pages
Published: 2017-01-31

Original Research
Fire disaster preparedness and situational analysis in higher learning institutions of Tanzania
Jacob M. Kihila
Vol 9, No 1 (2017), 9 pages
Published: 2017-01-27

Original Research
Coastal erosion management in Accra: Combining local knowledge and empirical research
Kwasi Appeaning Addo, Irene Appeaning Addo
Vol 8, No 1 (2016), 10 pages
Published: 2016-11-18


ISSN: 1996-1421 (print) | ISSN: 2072-845X (online)

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