The IDRIM Society are pleased to inform you that the DEADLINE for submission of papers based on work presented at the IDRiM 2017 Conference in Iceland has been extended to 31 December 2017. Please […]
Welcome to NORDRESS
– the Nordic Centre of Excellence on Resilience and Societal Security.
NORDRESS is a Centre of Excellence under the Social Security Programme of NordForsk. Its aim is to carry out multidisciplinary studies to enhance societal security and resilience to natural disasters. Partners from 15 institutions in all Nordic countries will join forces to increase the resilience of individuals, communities, infrastructure and institutions.
The NordForsk Social Security Programme is funded by:
NORDRESS is proud to announce that on October 25 2017 one of its PhD students, Rasmus Dahlberg, defended his PhD thesis “From Risk to Resilience Challenging Predictability in Contemporary Disaster […]
Unnur Anna Valdimarsdóttir, Professor of Epidemiology University of Iceland and NORDRESS partner, has been awarded a 2 million Euro grant from the European Research Council (ERC). She will conduct pioneering […]
A member of the NORDRESS team Dr. Björn Karlsson delivered recently the final report of his Task in the EU project „From Gaps to Caps“ (Risk Management Capability on Gaps Identification […]
On the 7th of November 2016 there will be a PhD workshop in Copenhagen with the theme ‘emerging themes in social work research’. There are still some spots available and […]
NORDRESS Annual meeting will take place on Wednesday August 22, 2017 in Reykjavik. Please find the agenda here.
NORDRESS will co-host a conference with IDRiM (International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management) in Reykjavík in 2017 and have its annual meeting at the same time. NORDRESS Annual meeting […]
Call for Abstracts 27th Annual Conference of the Society for Risk Analysis – Europe Östersund, Sweden, June 18–20 2018 The conference organizers of SRA-Europe 2018 are inviting proposals on […]
Risk Assessment ● Processes ● Indicators 26th – 27th February 2018, Berlin Please find detailed information in this brochure With the following experts: • United Nations Office for Disaster […]
GI Norden and LISA conference 2017 Reykjavik Grand Hotel Reykjavik October 12, 2017 Environmental risk assessment; Climate changes; Environmental policy; Security and public safety. Programme