Team members in NORDRESS WP3 have published a paper in BMJ OPEN volume 6, issue 9, 2016 ! Long term health effects of the Eyjafjallajokull volcanic eruption a prospective cohort […]
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:
Mobility grants have been awarded to: WP 3.1 to visit Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm to gather data for a project. WP 3.1 to visit and work with the Swedish disease […]
We draw your attention to the upcoming September 1st deadline for training and mobility grants. Please find application forms and further information on this site.
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 […]
Sander Kruithof, a highschool stundent from the Netherlands has produced amazing video on the Eyjafjallajökull eruption. Have a look !
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 […]
NORDRESS has supported the workshop on: Risk assessment and Acceptable Risk To be held in Reykjavík 30.11.16 – 01.12.16 It is IMO, FMI and GEUS that are organizing the workshop […]
SAVE THE DATE: 20/21 October 2016, Copenhagen We invite you to join our hands-on workshop in Copenhagen October 20-21 on how to successfully prepare and conduct a stakeholder workshop. Detailed […]
The National Centre for Psychotraumatology at the University of Southern Denmark and a member of the NORDRESS team, Ask Elklit will host The 15th european Society for Traumatic Stress Studies […]
Ráðstefna: Sálrænn stuðningur við viðbragðsaðila í neyðarþjónustu, á Hilton Nordica, 2 til 4 nóvember n.k. Vinnustofa 3, þann 2. nóvember: Hvernig vinnum við með börnum í erfiðum aðstæðum? Fyrirlesar: Prof.Dr. […]
The Nordic Welfare Watch final conference in Iceland 10th of November 2016 in Hilton Reykjavík Nordica The Icelandic chairmanship of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2014 is pleased to […]