International Center for Collaborative Research on Disaster Risk Reduction

International Center for Collaborative Research on Disaster Risk Reduction

ICCR-DRR

Five Exchange Researchers Completed the 2016 Summer Institute on Disaster and Risk Research

Five young researchers from Bangladesh, Nepal and U.K. supported by ICCR-DRR have completed the program of the 2016 Summer Institute for disaster and risk research successfully.

The 2016 Summer Institute has been held from 25 July to 5 August, 2016 at Beijing Normal University. Five researchers from Bangladesh, Nepal and U.K. supported by ICCR-DRR have completed the program successfully.

A sharing session was organized after the Institute, sharing lessons learned, recommendations and discussing the potential research topics could be collaborated by the five participants. The participants also shown great interest in the ad-hoc research of the International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction.

The series of Summer Institute for Disaster and Risk Research is part of the implementation of the Hazard and Risk Science Base at BNU, funded jointly by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, Ministry of Education, and the BNU. 14