NORDRESS is proud to announce a new publication in the Journal Tourist Studies on: “The sublime attraction of active volcanoes: An exploration of tourists’experiences during a long distance hiking route […]
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:
WP 4.2. To travel to south Iceland to collect dataWP 4.2. To participate and promote NORDRESS work at ECCA 2019 (5 persons) WP 4.2 & 5.5 For a fieldwork in […]
We congratulate our NORDRESS member, Ingibjörg Lilja Ómarsdóttir, PhD student in Environment and Natural Resources University of Iceland, who has been awarded a grant from the Science and Research Fund […]
Arna Hauksdóttir and Unnur Anna Valdimarsdóttir , from University of Iceland in the The Icelandic newspaper Visir. Bestu vinkour í vísindum (only in Icelandic)
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 […]
The extra NORDRESS work meeting will be held on Monday September 17th to Tuesday September 18th in or near Copenhagen.
The fourth NORDRESS Annual meeting was held in Malmö, Sweden on Wednesday April 25 & Thursday April 26, 2018 Agenda Photos from the meeting:
NORDRESS Annual meeting will take place on Wednesday August 22, 2017 in Reykjavik. Please find the agenda here.
Institute for Societal Resilience (ISR) welcomes you to register your interest in participating in their international colloquium: “Exploring societal resilience: big problems, big concepts, big solutions?”. The colloquium is endorsed […]
The Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) invites submissions to the 2018 Nordic Conference: Exploring the risk, safety, security and resilience nexus Risk, safety, security and resilience analysis and management are […]
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 […]