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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
Inadequate stakeholder management and its effect on a coherent sinkhole risk management strategy: The case of the Merafong Local Municipality, South Africa
Tshepo Moshodi, Christo Coetzee, Kristel Fourie
Vol 8, No 1 (2016), 8 pages
Published: 2016-09-30

Original Research
Application of Standardized Precipitation Index to assess meteorological drought in Bangladesh
Md. Anarul H. Mondol, Subash C. Das, Md. Nurul Islam
Vol 8, No 1 (2016), 14 pages
Published: 2016-09-30

Original Research
Developing a community-centred malaria early warning system based on indigenous knowledge: Gwanda District, Zimbabwe
Margaret Macherera, Moses J. Chimbari
Vol 8, No 1 (2016), 10 pages
Published: 2016-09-29


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

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