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18:00 - 19:00 10 March 2016

Hazard risks in the Himalaya - challenge for development


421 | Roberts Building (link Map)
Malet Place | London | WC1E 7JE | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Peter Sammonds, Director, UCL IRDR, UCL

Geology for Global Development (GfGD) Lecture

Peter Sammonds, professor of Geophysics and Director, UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction will discuss natural hazards, vulnerabilities of communities and the challenge for development in the Himalaya.

He will also talk about GfGD's contribution to education in Ladakh.

The lecture will be followed by a reception in the Rock Room, South Wing.


Peter Sammonds