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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:
The workshop was held at the Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO) the 30.11.16 and 01.12.16. It was organized by IMO, the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) and the Geological Survey of Denmark […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
NEEDS 2 | Call for papers The NEEDS 2 conference aims to explore current trends in disaster and emergency management and research. The conference wishes to encourage a broad, multidisciplinary […]
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. […]