Postdoctoral Scholar – Local Climate Action and Environmental Justice Research
The selected postdoc will support the plan review and policy analysis component of the Integrated and Equitable Climate Action (IECA) project which I co-direct with Doug Houston. The goal of the project is to examine barriers and innovations in the design and implementation of local climate action and environmental justice plans and policies in California municipalities and counties. More….
Disaster Research Workshop: Innovating for an Imagined Disaster Future @ Disaster Research Center, University of Delaware on 2-4 May, 2024
Drones, genetic testing, artificially intelligent information assistants, mobile phones, video chats, bionic limbs: at one time, these were things of science fiction. Today, they are part of modern society. More..
UKADR in conversation with...’ series, featuring Professor Virginia Murray from the UK Health Security Agency
5 minutes: Introduction to UKADR / Prof Virginia Murray
20 minutes: Presentation by Prof Virginia Murray
Up to 35 minutes: Interactive Q&A session with Prof Virginia and the audience
The annual CERIS-DRS (Disaster-Resilient Societies area) will take place at the BAO venue (Brussels) from the 4th to 7th December. The AFPCNT, the associate member of the IDRiM Society, and Prof. Emmanuel Garnier (Univ. Franche Comté) will present about the International Resource Centres initiative with the IDRiM. The outcome will be shared later. (Event-agenda)
The 10th Conference on Wood & Fire safety 2024 will be held on May 12-15, 2024. More….
The 6th WCDM has been structured in 4 Plenary Sessions, more than 50 Technical Sessions, 5 Special Feature Events, various concurrent sessions, and side events on the overarching theme of “Strengthening Climate Action & Disaster Resilience” having a specific focus on ‘Mountain Ecosystems and Communities’ enabled through Innovation, Collaboration and Communication. More….
The recording of the 3rd IDRIM Lecture held on 27 February with the distinguished lecturer, Prof. David Alexander is now available on the website.
IRN RISCDIS website is entirely dedicated to disasters.
Please check it. More…..
3 new postdoc positions available starting early January. More…
Associate Lecturer (Teaching) Jobs at UCL’s IRDR
Dr. Sarah DeYoung seeks a postdoctoral scholar to work on an NSF Hub project: Large-scale CoPe:Coastal Hazards, Equity, Economic prosperity, and Resilience (CHEER). More…
The recording of the YSS Awardees Presentation event is now available. More..
The recording of 11th IDRiM Cafe is now available. More..
Recording of 10th IDRiM Cafe
The recording of 10th IDRiM Cafe is now available on website.
2nd IDRiM Lecture will take place on 30 September with Prof. Adam Rose.
IDRiM Committee Report 2021-2022 is published.
9th IDRiM Cafe will be held on 1st September.
PhD candidate for the Horizon Europe Project PARATUS Cloud-based decision tool for managing the systemic risk of compounding disasters. More..
Meet the Editors Event at Natural Hazards Workshop
IDRiM Journal was invited to participate in the Meet the Editors’ event organized during the Natural Hazards Workshop in the US on 10 – 13 July. More..
Reording of the 8th Cafe is now available
The 8th IDRiM Cafe was held very successfully, thanks to three wonderful speakers. The recording of the presentation is now available on the website. If you missed it or you would like to watch it again, please check it. More..
8th IDRiM Café
8th IDRiM Cafe will be held on 6th July @ 12:00(UTC). Please check the details. More..
Recording of the 1st IDRiM lecture is now available
1st IDRiM Lecture was held on 24 June 2022, and the recording of the lecturer is now available. More..
EC-JRC Technical Report for Natech risk management
European Commission, Joint Research Centre released the technical report on Natech risk management. This guidance is for operators of hazardous industrial sites and for national authorities. More..
This year’s Natural Hazards Workshop will feature three concurrent Book Forums on Monday, July 11, from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. MDT. These forums will offer an opportunity for attendees to interact with the author of each book, hear from experts on related hazards and disasters, and engage with one another.
Call for Papers: Special Collection on the Legacy of Dennis S. Mileti and the Future of Public Alert and Warning Research
The Natural Hazards Review is planning a special journal issue centered on the work of Dennis S. Mileti. The collection will include reviews and assessments of Mileti’s work, as well as forward-looking examinations of technologies, practices, and policies that can improve the access and efficiency of hazards warnings and alerts.
Special Issue on International Journal of Disaster Risk Science: Integrated Disaster Risk Research of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau under Climate Change
The Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and its adjacent mountainous areas are featured with significant climate differences, diverse geomorphology, developed glaciers, and strong crustal uplift and river undercut. The complex natural environment has led to a variety of natural hazards and disasters, including …… More