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Panel Discussion: Risk Finance for the Developing World 

Published: Mar 20, 2017 12:12:39 PM

Tasnuva Award

Best Student Presentation Award at International Workshop

Published: Mar 3, 2017 8:59:00 PM

UCL IRDR Projects Win Funding

Published: Mar 1, 2017 10:11:33 AM



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Panel Discussion: Risk Finance for the Developing World 

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panel discussion

 8th March 2017

Last week, UCL partnered with DAI Europe to bring together panelists from UCL and wider academia, as well as public and private sector actors, including the risk modelling and insurance industries, to discuss the prevailing challenges in contemporary risk financing in today’s developing world.

Best Student Presentation Award at International Workshop

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Tasnuva Award

10th International Workshop on Statistical Seismology in Wellington, New Zealand, 20-24th February, 2017

UCL IRDR Projects Win Funding

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Projects led by UCL’s Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction and Department of Statistical Science are among 29 that have been backed by the Building Resilience research programme to tackle a range of life-threatening hazards, from droughts and land degradation to volcanoes, earthquakes and flooding. The programme, run by the NERC, ESRC and AHRC, forms part of the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF), a £1·5bn UK government fund to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries.

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