The first NORDRESS Annual meeting will be held in Copenhagen on Monday May 9th 2016 from 10 – 18.45 followed by dinner. The meeting will take place at Hotel SP34 […]
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 4.3 for participation in COWM2016 conference. WP 5.1 for a study visit to NGI. WP 5.4 for participation in the cruise ship disaster […]
A temporary position as researcher is available at the Department of Geography. The position is a 1 year post contained within a research project on Natural hazards and community resilience. […]
Sander Kruithof, a highschool stundent from the Netherlands has produced amazing video on the Eyjafjallajökull eruption. Have a look !
Rasmus Dahlberg, from Copenhagen Center for Disaster Research in the The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. Áskoranir en óvíst um vandamál (Only in Icelandic)
Rasmus Dahlberg, PhD-fellow at COPE and the Danish Emergency Management Agency is currently in Iceland conducting field work as part of NORDRESS, a five-year Center of Excellence on Nordic Societal […]
The first NORDRESS Annual meeting will be held in Copenhagen on Monday May 9th 2016 from 10 – 18:45 followed by dinner. Agenda & list of attendance
Open symposium at the University of Iceland: Cold Disasters Risk and Resilience in the Arctic Main speakers: • Professor Ed Galea, University of Greenwich, UK, on cruise ship safety and […]
Open seminar hosted by the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland in cooperation with the British Embassy in Iceland and NORDRESS THE SCIENCE OF DISASTER MANAGEMENT Monday […]
Please be welcome to the workshop on “Volunteer organizations in disaster” that will take place at the Nordic House, Reykjavik, Monday 25/4 2015 (1300-1700). The workshop is a joint arrangement […]
Lis Klovning Hansen Montes de Oca, félagsráðgjafi og lektor í félagsráðgjöf við VIA University Collage í Árósum, flytur fyrirlestur um félagsauð og uppbyggingu í kjölfar áfalla. Fyrirlesturinn fer fram 25. […]
We draw your attention to an upcoming open symposium Emergency Management in Iceland and Sweden in the Nordic House, Iceland on January 18, 2016. Symposium January 18, 2016