Launch of the IRDR
19 July 2010
launch event was well attended, and bought together a wide range
internal and external people with an active interest in the field
risk and disaster reduction. The panel session raised a number of
for further discussion and development, and saw the announcement
funding opportunities, partnerships, and the report on the recent
volcanic activity in Iceland.
If you were unable to
attend the event, a recording of the event can be found embedded below:
The event also saw the launch of a rapid report on the recent Icelandic eruption. For
further information on the Icelandic report
launched at the event see the below:
Hazard from Iceland: Analysis and Implications of the Eyjafjallajökull
UCL earth scientists, engineers, transport experts, statisticians, atmospheric modellers and ethicists have brought together their most recent data and thinking on Icelandic volcanic activity and its wider consequences.