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)
[Online] More and more of us live in urban environments. Yet for the majority of people moving to cities today, life is often a struggle. How can we address the social and environmental challenges of urbanisation?
12 November 2020
Before his ‘In conversation’ event in Belfast later this week, we caught up with former journalist Ed Gorman to discuss his book Death of a Translator, his experiences in Afghanistan and the impact of conflict.
4 December 2018
Funding and opportunities for current postgraduates.
The British Library, together with the UK’s five other Legal Deposit Libraries, is working with thinkWhere to preserve the nation’s extensive catalogue of digital map datasets for future generations.
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