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Societal impacts of natural hazards

1 May 2011

NERC, DFID, AHRC and EPSRC, members of the UKCDS working group on disasters, funded a review in 2011 of international funding support for research on the societal impacts of natural hazards, with a view to informing the development of more strategic approaches to research investment in this field of study. This review was undertaken by Roger Few and Jenni Barclay from UEA and the findings are available here.

  • Collaboration
  • Landscape analysis
  • Natural disasters
  • Research for disaster risk reduction