At the 3rd Huangshan Dialogue on UNESCO Sites and Sustainable Development, UNESCO HIST and IRDR co-organised the session Disaster Risk Assessment and Mitigation for UNESCO Sites. The session was chaired by Dr. Hans Thulstrup, the Senior Programme Specialist of Water and Environment Sciences of UNESCO Regional Science Bureau for Asia and the Pacific. The session […]Read More
The following are the IRDR’s publications since the Programme began in 2010.
Understanding Risk Finance Pacific Forum – Vanuatu Tonkin + Taylor’s Technical Director of DRR and Climate Resilience Dr Bapon Fakhruddin was present at the forum, acting as Speaker on Pacific EWS in a session on Multi-Hazard Impact Based Early Warning Systems. Read More The United Nations World Data Forum The UN World Data Forum in […]Read More
IRDR, Tonkin+Taylor, and World Weather Research Programme of WMO together published a policy brief . The policy brief consists of Policy Recommendations, Contexts, Key Elements for a Total Warning System and Ongoing Initiatives. The effective communications are emphasised in the policy recommendations. The policy brief also provide with the diagram of the suggested warning system. […]Read More
September Edition of DRR and Open DATA newsletter is now available for download. It was organized by Disaster DATA Working Group of Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) programme of ICSU/UNISDR, CODATA task group Linked Open Data for Global Disaster Risk Research (LODGD), Sustainable Development Solution Network, Public Health England and Tonkin and Taylor. This is a monthly newletter […]Read More
IRDR DATA together with Public Health England, CODATA, Sustainable Development Solutions Network and Tonkin+Taylor released the Disaster Risk Reduction and Open Data Newsletter. The newsletter consists of three parts: DRR and data in news, Publications on DRR and data, Upcoming DRR and data events. Please download for more information:Read More
Periperi U (IRDR ICoE REaL) is a research alliance for disaster risk reduction focusing on the risk education and learning. The summary of annual report for the period May 2017 to May 2018 is now released. In the executive summary, the following achievements are highlighted: Demonstrated capacity for ‘going to scale’ New risk and resilience […]Read More