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Call for participation: 2018 AI-LRRTS at Landslide hazards
04 July 2018 11:56
Date: August 27th – September 1st, 2018Venue: National Central University, Taipei2018 Advanced Institute -Landslide Risk Reduction Training School(AI-LRRTS)-- Landslide hazards: From Site Specific to Regional Assessment[download id="13338"]By Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (S...
AMCDRR2018 Science Technology Academia Stakeholder Group Consultation
03 July 2018 23:08
The Science Technology Academia Stakeholder Group Consultation was held by the Asia Science Technology Academia Advisory Group (ASTAAG) with IRDR as the partner on 3rd of July, 2018. This consultation was the pre-event of the 2018 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, which was c...
IRDR events in AMCDRR 2018
02 July 2018 21:05
Join us in the following events: Pre-event: [download id="13318"]Date: 9:30-12:30, 3rd of JulyVenue: SULD 1, Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel Side-event: [download id="13322"]Date: 16:30-17:30, 4th of JulyVenue: Soyombo 3, Best Western Premier Tuushin Hotel Side-event: [download id="13325"] (IR...
Call for application: International Training Workshop on Big Earth Data for Disaster Risk Reduction
21 June 2018 15:29
I．Background and Objectives DBAR is an international research program for promoting cooperation with countries along the Belt and Road route to advocate and demonstrate the smart use and application of “Big Earth Data” in support of the sustainable development of people and economies at the local,...
Dr. Susan Cutter Recognized with AAG Presidential Achievement Award
19 June 2018 09:37
HVRI director Dr. Susan Cutter, the former IRDR Scientific Committee member, the former co-chair of IRDR AIRDR Working Group, and the leader of IRDR ICoE in Vulnerability and Resilience Metrics (IRDR ICoE-VaRM), was recognized at the 2018 AAG annual meeting, receiving the AAG Presidential Achievemen...
CALL FOR AUTHORS [Springer Book on Emergency Response]
12 June 2018 11:26
This Springer volume focuses on the key functions to be performed in the emergency response to a disaster, how these functions are coordinated, and the typical challenges and issues that emerge. Cases in the volume will address both hazard- and response-generated needs. The needs generated by emerge...
IRDR ICoE-CCOUC Research Summit on Health-related Emergency and Disaster Risk Management
25 May 2018 15:16
Research Summit on Health-related Emergency and Disaster Risk Management (H-EDRM) on 9-10 July is organized by IRDR ICoE-Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC) Organized in collaboration with WHO Thematic Platform for Health Emerge...
Call for papers: Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2019
23 May 2018 16:03
The UN Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR) is the flagship report of the United Nations on worldwide efforts to reduce disaster risk, which is published biennially by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). The GAR is a vehicle to show-case Member States progress to...
Survey on Science and Technology for Disaster Risk Reduction
03 May 2018 10:16
Click here for the online survey!The 2nd Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction on 17-18 of April 2018 was organised by UNISDR with support from IRDR and other partners, which aims to renew the commitment to the accelerated implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disa...
Multi-Hazards Summer School at Tohoku University
02 May 2018 09:51
The 6th APRU MH Summer School will be held on 24-27 July at Tohoku University. This year’s focus is “Applying science, technology and innovation in disaster risk reduction”. Students and faculty interested in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and management are welcome to join this event.The main object...