Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction (DMR)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Sichuan University jointly set up China's first "Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction" (IDMR) after two deadly earthquakes struck the province in five years.
The Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction was jointly established this month by Polytechnic University and Sichuan University to support the province's reconstruction and development.
The Institute is first of its kind on " disaster preparedness, disaster risk reduction and disaster reconstruction" on Chinese Mainland..
The IDMR is situated at SCU Jiang An Campus. It covers an area of 20,000 square meters and encompasses six laboratories and one disaster data base and resource center.