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5th Global Summit of GADRI: Engaging Science with Action

5th Global Summit of GADRI: Engaging Science with Action

13 / Jan / 2021

5th Global Summit of GADRI: Engaging Science with Action will take place virtually from 31st August to 1st September 2021. The GADRI 2021 conference aims at stock taking of progress in DRR research f
Publication of the Proceedings of the 3rd Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction

Publication of the Proceedings of the 3rd Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction

13 / Jan / 2021

The Proceedings of the 3rd Global Summit of Research Institutes for Disaster Risk Reduction is published by Springer Nature. This book presents selected papers from the 3rd Global Summit of Research I
Establishment of the South Asian Alliance of Disaster Research Institutes (SAADRI)

Establishment of the South Asian Alliance of Disaster Research Institutes (SAADRI)

12 / Jan / 2021

The South Asia Alliance of Disaster Research Institutes (SAADRI) was formed at the Centre of Excellence in Disaster Mitigation and Management (CoEDMM), IIT Roorkee, India on 13th November 2020. On 6t
Professor Hirokazu Tatano received the Sir Richard Stone Prize of the International Input-Output Association

Professor Hirokazu Tatano received the Sir Richard Stone Prize of the International Input-Output Association

13 / Oct / 2020

Professor Hirokazu Tatano, DPRI, Kyoto University and Prof. Yoshio Kajitani, Kagawa University received the Sir Richard Stone Prize from the International Input-Output Association, Austria for the fol
GADRI Lecture Series - Spring 2020 Session

GADRI Lecture Series - Spring 2020 Session

05 / Oct / 2020

The Spring Session of the GADRI Lecture Series was held at the Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University, Uji Campus, Kyoto, Japan on 25th February 2020 featuring Prof. Andrew Co
A Brief Note on GADRI Covid-19 - Lessons from Disaster Research

A Brief Note on GADRI Covid-19 - Lessons from Disaster Research

21 / Aug / 2020

Prof. David Alexander, Institute of Disaster Risk Research (IRDR), University College London, UK shares a very brief and an interesting note on the GADRI Covid-19 - Lessons from Disaster Research. UCL
Call for Papers - IDRiM Virtual Workshop for Interactive Discussions between Senior and Early-Career Scientists

Call for Papers - IDRiM Virtual Workshop for Interactive Discussions between Senior and Early-Career Scientists

10 / Jul / 2020

The IDRiM Society has postponed the 11th IDRiM Conference due to the tremendous growth of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases across the globe. For this reason, although we cannot meet physically at our annu
First Book Under GADRI Book Series Published

First Book Under GADRI Book Series Published

10 / Jul / 2020

The first book on "Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience" by Muneta Yokomatsu and Stefan Hochrainer-Stigler under the Disaster and Risk Research: GADRI Book Series is published and available at Sprin
GADRI and COVID-19 - Lessons from Disaster Research

GADRI and COVID-19 - Lessons from Disaster Research

23 / Jun / 2020

A letter to the editor from the GADRI members of the Board of Directors, Advisory Board and members of regional alliances. GADRI_Covid19.pdf
Evidence Aid - COVID-19 - Where should we go now?

Evidence Aid - COVID-19 - Where should we go now?

23 / Jun / 2020

Dr. Claire Allen, Operations Manager, Evidence Aid is sharing the article on "Where should we go now?". Evidence Aid (www.evidenceaid.org) is a UK-based charity with international roots. It has collat
GADRI Actions 11 -   Spring 2020

GADRI Actions 11 - Spring 2020

08 / Jun / 2020

This issue of the GADRI actions covers GADRI activities, news and cotribution on Covid-19 from GADRI memers. GADRIActions_April2020_Final.pdf
COVID-19 Community Awareness Survey  Centre for Disaster Studies, James Cook University, Australia

COVID-19 Community Awareness Survey Centre for Disaster Studies, James Cook University, Australia

26 / May / 2020

COVID-19 Community Awareness Survey article written by written by Dr. Yetta Gurtner Coordinator of the Centre for Disaster Studies, James Cook University Australia 22 May 2020. JCUni_Yetta_Covid19.p
Short Report on DAMAGE ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY FOR FLOODS

Short Report on DAMAGE ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY FOR FLOODS

02 / Mar / 2020

There are more types of damages that can be seen in a disaster, which are not easily captured by a physical property, such as the value of a (lost) human life and the extent of a disease outbreak whic
3rd GADRI Open Discussion Forum: Changing Expectations of Natural Hazards: Lessons from Recent Disasters

3rd GADRI Open Discussion Forum: Changing Expectations of Natural Hazards: Lessons from Recent Disasters

28 / Feb / 2020

The GADRI 3rd Open Discussion Forum took place at the Collaborative Research Hub-Conference Hall 301, Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University, Uji Campus, Kyoto, Japan on 26th
18th Meeting of GADRI Board of Directors

18th Meeting of GADRI Board of Directors

27 / Feb / 2020

The 18th meeting of the GADRI Board of Directors and Advisory Board took place at the Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University, Uji Campus, Kyoto, Japan on 25th February 2020.
GADRI Lecture Series - Spring 2020

GADRI Lecture Series - Spring 2020

26 / Feb / 2020

Under GADRI Lecture Series - Spring 2020 - DPRI faculty and students listened to lectures delivered by Prof. Gretchen Kalonji, Dean of Sichuan University-The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Institu
Prof. Andrew Collins, Northumbria University, UK - Honoured with the 6th DPRI Award

Prof. Andrew Collins, Northumbria University, UK - Honoured with the 6th DPRI Award

21 / Feb / 2020

Prof. Andrew Collins, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK was nominated with the 6th DPRI Award for Outstanding Contributions to Research and Education recognition. The Award was presented by Prof.
San Fernando Earthquake Conference - 50 YEARS OF LIFELINE ENGINEERING

San Fernando Earthquake Conference - 50 YEARS OF LIFELINE ENGINEERING

25 / Oct / 2019

The Earthquake, Lifeline Systems, and the Conference The 9 February 1971 San Fernando California Earthquake was a devastating yet seminal event which, for the first time, demonstrated the seismic thre
Event Briefing on Typhoon Hagibis and Earthquake on 12 October 2019

Event Briefing on Typhoon Hagibis and Earthquake on 12 October 2019

21 / Oct / 2019

Prof. Khalid Mosalam, Director, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center, University of California, Berkeley, USA shares a copy of the Event Briefing by their team on typhoon Hagibis and
Policy Brief - Higher Education Institution Network in Disaster Resilience

Policy Brief - Higher Education Institution Network in Disaster Resilience

18 / Oct / 2019

Dr. Indrajit Pal and the team has published a policy brief on Higher Education Institution Network in Disaster Resilience - A Critical Game Changer in Asia. Clink on the image for further information.

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