This report describes the progress of the Periperi U Consortium of Universities from 01 April – 30 June 2017, as required in terms of USAID Agreement AID-OFDA-G-16-00115. It describes the consortium’s progress with specific reference to the eight key focus areas of the Periperi U programme. These eight key focus areas fall within two sub-sectors, …

IRDR ICoE-REaL delivered quarterly report and indicated the consortium’s reach and influence from ‘local to global’Read More »

An agenda setting workshop to better integrate behavioural and social science and practitioner approaches to knowledge and learning in resilience building for disaster risk management will be held on 16-17 May 2013 at King’s College London. Co-Chairs: Richard Eiser , Mark Pelling and Emma Visman The focus of the Risk Interpretation and Action workshop is …

Call for papers – RIA workshop in May at King’s College LondonRead More »

A review article titled Risk interpretation and action: A conceptual framework for responses to natural hazards has been published in the International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, which is available for download. The aim of the article is the importance of a need for a better understanding of human decision-making in the face of risk as a priority for …

Review Article "Risk interpretation and action: A conceptual framework for responses to natural hazards"Read More »