13 / Jan / 20215th 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
13 / Jan / 2021The 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
12 / Jan / 2021The 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
13 / Oct / 2020Professor 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
05 / Oct / 2020The 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
21 / Aug / 2020Prof. 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
10 / Jul / 2020The 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
10 / Jul / 2020The 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
23 / Jun / 2020A letter to the editor from the GADRI members of the Board of Directors, Advisory Board and members of regional alliances. GADRI_Covid19.pdf
23 / Jun / 2020Dr. 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
08 / Jun / 2020This issue of the GADRI actions covers GADRI activities, news and cotribution on Covid-19 from GADRI memers. GADRIActions_April2020_Final.pdf
26 / May / 2020COVID-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
02 / Mar / 2020There 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
28 / Feb / 2020The 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
27 / Feb / 2020The 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.
26 / Feb / 2020Under 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
21 / Feb / 2020Prof. 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.
25 / Oct / 2019The 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
21 / Oct / 2019Prof. 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
18 / Oct / 2019Dr. 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.