Natural hazards such as earthquakes occur around the world and when combined with people create natural disasters. How can we improve our response and ensure vulnerable communities are protected as much as possible?
Dame Barbara Stocking, Chief Executive, Oxfam GB
Cameron Sinclair, Co-Founder, Architecture for Humanity
Professor David Sanderson, Director, Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP), Oxford Brookes University
Robert Hodgson, Chair of RedR International
Brendan Gormley, chief executive, Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC)
A Level students from across the UK took part in the Society’s annual Alexander Awards Summer School at the Field Studies Council Juniper Hall field centre in late August.
26 September 2018
Antonia tells the story of her solo exploration of Indochina’s legendary, yet fast-vanishing, Ho Chi Minh Trail, battling inhospitable terrain and multiple breakdowns on a motorcycle.
19 October 2015
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Mapping the magnetic properties of soils across England and Wales has assisted the Ministry of Defence in creating specifications for new mine detectors.
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