Welcome to NORDRESS

– the Nordic Centre of Excellence on Resilience and Societal Security.

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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:

News

NORDRESS first PhD

NORDRESS first PhD Edda Björk Þórðardóttir defended her Doctoral thesis at the University of Iceland on June 7th 2016. Edda Björk is the first NORDRESS doctoral student to  complete her […]

The first MSc graduation within NORDRESS

Bergþóra Njála Guðmundsdóttir completed her MSc studies in Environment and Natural Resources from the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland in June 2016. Her thesis is entitled […]

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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)

Events

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Social capital in post-disaster recovery

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. […]

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