Disaster risk pooling - enabling mutual cross border resilience

The second in the Disaster Risk Management Professional Practice Group's fireside chat series, bringing together international experts across the risk pooling community.

Geography Directions: a year of COVID-19 commentary

Today marks one year since we launched a call for contributions on COVID-19 on the Society’s research blog, Geography Directions.

Land of the emerald forests - Andy Lester

Tak a tour of Costa Rica’s habitats, which have more species per square metre than anywhere else on Earth. If Costa Rica has achieved this, why can’t the rest of us?

Be Inspired: Shackleton’s ghost writer: are authorship standards always important? - Art Gertel

Using the historical drama of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Endurance voyage and subsequent publications, Art Gertel will juxtapose authorship criteria between popular and scientific/medical literature.

Sarah examines power, politics and offshore renminbi market making in London.

New episodes: 39 ways to save the planet

The first in the next batch of episodes of our partnered BBC Radio 4 series, 39 ways to save the planet, will be broadcast today.