San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Professor David Alexander, Professor of Risk and Disaster Reduction in the UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction, will give his inaugural lecture on Monday 7th October 2013.
Around the world in 80 disasters: global trends, local challenges
The lecture will take place from 5pm until 6pm in the UCL Gustave Tuck Lecture theatre, followed by a reception in the UCL Haldane Room
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UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction
Reducing the impact of disasters globally presents a colossal challenge that requires coordinated and collaborative action. The UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction (IRDR) brings together the wealth of knowledge and expertise across the university, and through research, teaching, public engagement and knowledge exchange aims to improve the understanding of risk and overcome the barriers to increasing resilience to disasters.