About CRH Net’s Young Professionals Committee
CRHNet is committed to supporting and developing opportunities for youth, young and emerging professionals in the fields of disaster risk reduction and emergency management.
The Young Professionals (YP) Committee is a standing committee of the Canadian Risk and Hazards Network (CRHNet) with the aim to connect, enable and represent the interests of young academics and professionals from all over Canada whose interest are related to risks, hazards, and resilience.
The Facebook page is an opportunity to encourage students and emerging professionals to connect with nation-wide communities in the fields of emergency management, disaster resilience and climate change adaptation. The forum provides information about jobs and internship opportunities, scholarships and other educational opportunities, publishing opportunities, recent research and serves as a general platform for discussing topical issues.
Young Professionals: those individuals who are entering, changing, adapting, developing a career in the field of disaster risk reduction and emergency management. They may include students, young professionals, mature professionals changing careers, researchers, academics etc.