To reach the proposed objectives, GADRI will engage in general key activities with its member institutions as follows:

  • Planning and organization of collaborative disaster risk research initiatives

  • Formation of international research groups to investigate current global disasters, and implement new research methodologies

  • Establishment of an international network for timely communication related to natural disaster research

  • Organization of conferences, workshops and meetings

  • Dissemination and sharing of information, publications, reports, data, etc.

  • Facilitation of rapid reconnaissance field surveys following disasters

  • Preparation of GADRI news releases, policy recommendations, news bulletins, research reports, and other publications.