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19th IRDR Scientific Committee Meeting
19 April 2018 12:21
The 19th IRDR Scientific Committee Meeting was held in Beijing, April 15-16, 2018.The central focus of this meeting was related to IRDR Strategic Plan of Actions 2018-2020. With the feedback of UNISDR and ICSU (the co-sponsors) and the discussion of Scientific Committee members, the IRDR Strategic P...
Extend till 23 APR - Call for participation: 2018 AI-SOCD at Heat Stress
13 April 2018 10:19
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR) emphasizes managing the risk of small-scale and large-scale, frequent and infrequent, sudden and slow-onset disasters caused by natural or man-made hazards.One of the most concerned issues in the SFDRR is the extreme climate events p...
LIPI delegation visit IRDR
11 April 2018 11:06
LIPI (the Indonesian Institute of Sciences) delegation visited IRDR on April 10, 2018.In the meeting, Mr. HAN Qunli, the Executive Director of IRDR, welcomed Prof. Bambang Subiyanto, the Chairman of LIPI, and his delegation. Mr. Han made an introduction about the mission, structure and projects of I...
2018 IRDR China Annual Meeting
28 March 2018 13:53
2018 IRDR China Annual Meeting was held on 27 March in Beijing. This meeting was chaired by Prof. GUO Huadong, the academician of Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) and the chair of IRDR China.The first session is the reports from CAST (donor of IRDR), IRDR IPO and IRDR China Secretariat. Mr. WANG Qin...
MW2C@UKM Training Workshop on Disaster Resilient Cities
26 March 2018 11:10
Workshop: Malaysia Window to Cambridge at UKM (MW2C@UKM)Training Workshop on Disaster Resilient Cities: Advances in Meteorological Forecasting and Hazards AssessmentTime and Date:28-29 June 2018Location and Venue:Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaOrganizers:SEADPRI-UKM, University of Cambridge, ANCSTThe Malaysi...
World Social Science Forum 2018 call for papers
19 March 2018 13:24
The International Social Science Council (ISSC) has launched a call for papers for the 2018 World Social Science Forum, which takes place between 25-28 September 2018 in Fukuoka, Japan. The theme is “Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures”. The growing complexity of the challenges facing...
Call for participation: 2018 AI-SOCD at Heat Stress
19 March 2018 08:34
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR) emphasizes managing the risk of small-scale and large-scale, frequent and infrequent, sudden and slow-onset disasters caused by natural or man-made hazards.One of the most concerned issues in the SFDRR is the extreme climate ev...
UNISDR Stakeholder Consultation Meeting 20-21 February 2018
22 February 2018 15:09
The Stakeholder Consultation Meeting of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction was held mainly by UNISDR on Feb 20-21, 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland. Gordon McBean (ICSU president), Anne-Sophie Stevance(ICSU), Shuaib Lwasa(IRDR SC Chair), Rajib Shaw (IRDR SC member and UNISDR STAG Chair) and...
WSSF2018 Calls for abstract submissions and grant programmes for early-career researchers
21 February 2018 15:30
Dr. Riyanti Djalante of UNU-IAS, a new member of IRDR Scientific Committee, convenes a session and calls for submissions on Human Security and Climate Change in the 2018 World Social Science Forum (WSSF), which takes place in Fukuoka, Japan, between 25-28 September 2018. The overall theme of WSSF 20...
Launching of “The Forensic Investigation of Disasters” (FORIN)
08 February 2018 09:53
This past January 15, an IRDR publication named “The Forensic Investigation of Disasters” (FORIN) was launched by the Regional Office of Latin America and the Caribbean of the International Council of Science, in joint efforts with the Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of Environment and Na...