International Center for Collaborative Research on Disaster Risk Reduction

International Center for Collaborative Research on Disaster Risk Reduction

ICCR-DRR

  • Seminar of Community Based Disaster Prevention and Reduction in China
    Seminar of Community Based Disaster Prevention and Reduction in China
    16 July 2017 View:Counts

    15th July, 2017, the Seminar of Community Based Disaster Prevention and Reduction in China was hosted by Institution of Disaster Management and Reconstruction, Sichuan University, a member of International Research Network on DRR (IRN-DRR) in Chengdu.

  • [Friend Link] Announcement of Faculty Positions
    [Friend Link] Announcement of Faculty Positions
    14 March 2017 View:Counts

    The Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction (IDMR) is an endorsed member of the International Research Network on DRR, as the first institute dedicated to scientific research, talent training, and social services in the field of disaster prevention, mitigation, post-disaster reconstruction and major crises management, was jointly established by Sichuan University and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

  • China-Nepal Joint Experiment of RETROFIT Project supported by ICCR-DRR
    China-Nepal Joint Experiment of RETROFIT Project supported by ICCR-DRR
    22 January 2017 View:Counts

    China-Nepal joint experiment of retrofit project was held successfully at Kunming, Yunnan Province on 21-22 January 2017. The Retrofit project was sponsored by ICCR-DRR and has developed a series of practical techniques that have been validated in a number of wall push-over and scaled model shaking-table tests to provide best practical retrofitting schemes that can be easily learned and shared by local masons and engineers.

  • ICCR-DRR 2017 Young Scholar Exchange Program
    ICCR-DRR 2017 Young Scholar Exchange Program
    26 December 2016 View:Counts

    2017 Young Scholar Exchange Program is now open for application. This Program plans to sponsor approximately 5 BNU young scholars’ academic exchange to UK(1), Nepal(2) and Bangladesh(2).

  • The 2nd Workshop of the International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    The 2nd Workshop of the International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    8 December 2016 View:Counts

    ICCR-DRR successfully hosted the second workshop of the International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction on December 7, 2016, co-hosted by EPICenter, University College London (UCL). This one-day joint workshop as part of knowledge exchange activities of the programme Sharing and Learning on Community Based Disaster Management Asia (Phase II), brought together experts from Nepal, Bangladesh, UK and China.

  • The 3rd Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    The 3rd Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    1 December 2016 View:Counts

    The Third Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network Activities is open now. Six short-term (6 months) research activities within the International Research Network on DRR are planned to be sponsored by ICCR-DRR in 2017. (Deadline 31 January, 2017)

  • High-level Forum on Mega  Disaster Response Capacity Building
    High-level Forum on Mega Disaster Response Capacity Building
    27 October 2016 View:Counts

    On 25-26 October, a high-level forum on mega disaster response capacity building was hosted by the National Disaster Reduction Cencer of China (NDRCC) in Xi’an, China, as a part of the Sharing and Learning on Community Based Disaster Management in Asia Project (Phase II), to share policy, good practices and experience of mega disaster reduction and relief and promote capacity building of Asian countires through innovative ways.

  • The 2nd Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    The 2nd Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network on Disaster Risk Reduction
    8 September 2016 View:Counts

    The Second Round Call for Proposals on International Research Network Activities is open now. Ten short-term (6-9 months) research activities within the International Research Network on DRR are planned to be sponsored by ICCR-DRR in the second half of 2016.

  • Director of ICCR-DRR Participated The 1st Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction
    Director of ICCR-DRR Participated The 1st Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction
    24 August 2016 View:Counts

    23-24 August 2016, the 1st Asian Science and Technology Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction was held at Bangkok. Prof. Saini Yang, the Director of ICCR-DRR participated the conference and made a presentation titled “Innovation in Earth Observation and Geo Spatial Data for Risk Profiling and Decision Making- Case Study in China” to the participants.

  • Five Exchange Researchers Completed the 2016 Summer Institute on Disaster and Risk Research
    Five Exchange Researchers Completed the 2016 Summer Institute on Disaster and Risk Research
    5 August 2016 View:Counts

    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.