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 Annual meeting 2016

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 […]


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 […]

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Rasmus Dahlberg in the media !

Rasmus Dahlberg, from Copenhagen Center for Disaster Research in the The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. Áskoranir en óvíst um vandamál (Only in Icelandic)


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