Making science work for development

Localising strategies for making cities resilient to disasters

22 - 26 January 2017
Manila, Philippines

Under the British Council’s Researcher Links scheme offered within the Newton Fund, we will be holding an international workshop on Localising Strategies for Making Cities Resilient to Disasters. The workshop will be held in Manila, Philippines from 22nd to 26th January 2018.

The workshop is being coordinated by Professor Dilanthi Amaratunga (Global Disaster Resilience Centre, University of Huddersfield, UK) and Professor Andres Winston Oreta (De La Sallle University, Manila, Philippines) and will have contributions from other leading researchers, including Professor Richard Haigh (University of Huddersfield, UK), Professor Renan Tanhueco and Professor Jose Edgar Mutuc (De La Sallle University, Manila, Philippines), and Abhilash Panda (UNISDR Making Cities Resilient).