IRDR Conference 2014 Call for Abstracts


The 2nd Integrated Research on Disaster Risk Conference is inviting submissions of abstracts from researchers, politicians, practitioners, funding agencies and disaster risk reduction-related organisations to discuss and develop ways to better integrate disaster risk science into policy, practice and sustainability.

“Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A tool for sustainability” to be held in Beijing, China from 7-9 June 2014 will be a series of plenary sessions dealing with the challenges of implementing integrated research, inter-organisational collaboration, and policy, as well as the interaction with sustainable development activities. The sessions will address the range of environmental hazards, vulnerability, and sustainability in both global and local contexts.

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 4 October, 2013

For further information please visit the IRDR website.