Before Sendai Framework


1.   Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate change Extremes and Disasters (BRACED)

2.   Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC / IRDR Australia

Research Clusters

3.   Coastal Cities at Risk (CCAR)

4.   Ecological Coastal Strategies and Tools for Resilient European Societies (ECOSTRESS)

5.   emBRACE – Building Resilience Amongst Communities in Europe

6.   Forensic Investigations of Disasters (FORIN)

FORIN Projects:

FORIN Case Studies:

7.   International Centre of Excellence Taipei (ICoE Taipei)

Research Projects:

8.  IRDR China

Research Projects:

  • FORIN Case Study of Seasonal Drought in South-Western China under the Condition of Climate Change – Yunnan Province Chosen as Case Study (Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS)).
  • Study on Data Management Model for Historical Loss Data: Flood as Showcase (Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)).
  • Urban Disaster Resistance Capability and Risk Assessment – Wenchuan Earthquake as Case Study (China Earthquake Disaster Prevention Center).
  • Study on the Internal Relationship between Global Change and Natural Disaster Risk Variation in China (RADI, CAS).
  • Study on Management Mechanisms of Community-Based Mountain Hazard Risks (Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment, CAS).
  • Climate Change, Drought and Population Migration: Dynamic Mechanism and Risk Assessment (Institute for Urban and Environmental Development Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)).

9.    Preparing for extreme and rare events in coastal regions ( PEARL)

10.  Transformation and Resilience on Urban Coasts (TRUC)

11.   Strengthening Resilience in Volcanic Areas (STREVA)

12.  Urban Africa Risk Knowledge (Urban ARK)