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Hand-tubewell at a school in coastal Bangladesh

Focus on the Positive

Published: Feb 24, 2014 3:30:38 PM

Poster presentations and reception at the Workshop on Disaster Research

UK - Japan Symposium and Workshop on Disasters

Published: Jan 8, 2014 2:45:50 PM

After Fukushima: risk and resilience to disasters in Japan

Published: Dec 16, 2013 11:07:36 AM



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Professor David Alexander Delivers his Inaugural Lecture

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David Alexander Inaugural


Professor David Alexander, the IRDR Professor of Risk and Disaster Reduction, delivered his inaugural lecture on Monday 7th October on "Around the World in 80 Disasters". The lecture was not only a tour through many natural disasters, but also the way we study them. Attended by over 100 people, it was a truly engaging lecture. A summary can be found here:

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