Fjarkönnun getur bætt vöktun óstöðugra hlíða Sérfræðingar Veðurstofunnar kynna sér aðferðir Norðmann Hópur sérfræðinga frá Veðurstofunni og Háskóla Íslands heimsótti Noreg í sumar til þess að kynna sér kortlagningu og […]
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:
We draw your attention to the upcoming September 1st deadline for training and mobility grants. Please find application forms and further information on this site.
NORDRESS work to inform set up for research project in Japan. The NORDESS team member Dr. Uta Reichardt was invited to present the work done under WP 5.5 at the International […]
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 University of Iceland has agreed to host a course on Coping with Disasters, which will lead up to a 4-day workshop hosted by the NSSA. This is an introductory […]
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:
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 […]