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Everjoy Grace Chiimba

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Meckenheimer Allee 166 - D-53115 Bonn

Büro / Office: Geozentrum - Meckenheimer Allee 176

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Everjoy attained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography and Archaeology in 2014 at the University of Zimbabwe. In 2015 she moved to Germany, Bonn and in 2018, she completed a Master of Science degree in “Geography of Environmental Risks and Human Security” at the University of Bonn and United Nations University - Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS). She is a research associate of the CRC 228 "Future Rural Africa”.

 Research Focus

  • Disaster preparedness
  • Mobile technologies

In her research,Everjoy investigates the underlying politics of information flows in the context of disaster risk reduction (DRR) in Zimbabwe. The research will contribute to a better understanding of the role of different media outlets to communicate disaster risk in rural Zimbabwe and use this as a basis to assess the potential of ICTs to enhance disaster preparedness more generally.