News & Events
International Forum on Big Data for Sustainable Development Goals, 6-8 September 2021
Events23 August 2021 10:24
Conference: 1st International Forum on Big Data for Sustainable Development Goals, 6 September 2021
Events02 July 2021 15:30
IRDR’s Science Committee Member and Co-Chair for RIA Dr Bapon (Shm) Fakhruddin Took Centre Stage at the Pacific Meteorology Council and Emphasized End-to-End Impact Based Early Warning System for Risk Communication and Interpretation
22 August 2017 13:51
Better community engagement of at-risk communities, with a particular focus on the disabled, was up for discussion at the Fourth Pacific Meteorological Council and second Pacific Meteorological Ministers Meeting (PMMM) held in Honiara, Solomon Islands.IRDR’s Science Committee Member and Co-Chair for...
Professor Rajib Shaw, Ex-IRDR Executive Director and advisor to IRDR IPO visited Dr. Amod Dixit, Executive Director of ICoE NSET along with three IRDR young scientists
11 August 2017 10:28
On August 10th, Professor Rajib Shaw, Ex-IRDR Executive Director and advisor to IRDR IPO visited Dr. Amod Dixit, Executive Director of ICoE NSET (National Society for Earthquake Technology) Nepal along with three IRDR young scientists: Dr. Basanta Adhikari, Mr. Suraj Gautam, both from Tribhuvan Univ...
IRDR Young scientists in São Paulo Brazil
27 July 2017 09:40
From July 3 to 15 Ximena Roncancio (Colombia) Armand Kablam (Cote D 'Ivoire) Khalid Bahaudin (Bangladesh) and Antonethe Castaneda (Guatemala), members of Young scientists of IRDR participated in São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Climate Change: Scientific basis, adaptation, vulnerability and...
Prof. Rajib Shaw and Prof. Ailsa Holloway are comfirmed as UNISDR STAG new members
12 July 2017 11:57
UNISDR recently announced 21 new members as the Science and Technology Advisory Group (STAG) representing institutions and organizations, geographic regions, types of hazards, DRR disciplines, and stakeholders. IRDR ex-Executive Director Prof. Rajib Shaw and ICoE-REaL coordinator Prof. Ailsa Hollowa...
IRDR Young Scientists Programme Welcomed 31 New Members
10 July 2017 10:08
IRDR Young Scientists Programme ended its 2nd call for application on June 30th. In this batch, IRDR decided not to postpone the deadline for the number of applications we received far exceeded the number of fellows we are able to accept.After reviewing all the application materials carefully, IRDR...
Call for application-- Training Workshop on Geohazards and Disaster Risk Reduction: Communicating with Stakeholders
07 July 2017 11:26
The inaugural Malaysia Window to Cambridge at Univerisiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (MW2C@UKM) training workshop on “Geohazards and Disaster Risk Reduction: Communicating with Stakeholders” will be held in conjunction with the National Geoscience Conference 2017 (NGC 2017) organised by the Geological Soci...
Vote for IRDR young scientists' entry in international competition
06 July 2017 09:39
The Best Climate Practices Observatory is a project of the International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG). ICCG is a joint initiative of Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) and Fondazione Giorgio Cini.In the effort to harness the collective brilliance and promote a wide range of valuable propos...
IRDR Young Scientists Contributed to UN MGCY SPI Publication
04 July 2017 10:11
The United Nations Major Group for Children & Youth (UN MGCY) is the formal, General Assembly mandated space for the meaningful participation of children and youth in intergovernmental and allied sustainable development processes at the UN. It is meant to facilitate the participation of youth in...
Call for authors: "White Paper: Next generation disaster data infrastructure(CODATA LODGD Task Group 2017)"
03 July 2017 14:35
This white paper aims to propose the next generation disaster data infrastructure, which includes the novel and most essential information systems and services that a country or a region can depend on in reality in order to successfully gather, process and display disaster data, and to reduce the im...
International Expert Forum on "Mainstreaming Resilience and Disaster Risk Reduction in Education"
26 June 2017 10:12
The International Expert Forum on "Mainstreaming Resilience and Disaster Risk Reduction in Education" Integrating SDG, SFDRR and UNFCCC Paris Agreement, scheduled to be held on 1 - 2 December, 2017 at AIT, THAILAND. It is organised by Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management (DPMM), Asian In...