Debate / Meeting
NATURAL DISASTERS AND RISK MANAGEMENT14 Nov 2011
The event is over
Hurricanes, tsunamis, earthquakes, heat waves, flooding or volcanic eruptions; every continent is affected. Today's numerous and fatal natural disasters leave behind devastated landscapes and impoverished and grief-stricken populations. How do we analyse these global changes? What does that say about our society and our ability to manage risk in an increasingly fragile environment ?