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18:00 - 21:00 12 October 2015

Recovery from Disaster: Symposium, Book Launch and Reception


Room G06 | Roberts Building (link Map)
Malet Place | London | WC1E 7JE | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Student

Hosted by: UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction.

This event will celebrate the publication of a new book entitled Recovery from Disaster, written by Professor Ian Davis (Visiting Professor in Disaster Management at Copenhagen, Lund, Kyoto and Oxford Brookes Universities) and David Alexander (UCL-IRDR). The book was published by Routledge Ltd on 8th September 2015. The evening will consist of a 90-minute symposium and discussion on the theme of recovery from disaster, including a short presentation of the scope and contents of the book. A panel of experts in the field will debate the issues associated with recovery policy and practice, provision of shelter and involvement of local stakeholders. The symposium will be followed by a reception, at which copies of the book will be available for inspection and purchase.

The panel will include the authors and three experts on reconstruction after disaster.


Serena Tagliacozzo
Please email | serena.tagliacozzo.13@ucl.ac.uk


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