The Postgraduate Programme in management of risks and natural disasters in the Amazon this with their open registration for the selection process for the composition of his first class of master's degree-2016. Being 20 offers vacancies, with an area of concentration in: minimization of Risks and mitigation of natural disasters in the Amazon, subdivided into two lines of research: natural threats in the Amazonian environment and vulnerability of populations in areas of risk.

The new website of the postgraduate program in risk management and disaster in the Amazon region (PPGGRD) of the Federal University of Pará (UFPA) is now available. The page was developed from the standard template, using criteria of usability and portability.