VL logo ? Natural Hazards and Risk Virtual Library

Maintained and hosted by the Natural Hazards and Vulnerability Research Group

University of Extremadura


Research Centers, Groups and Networks

Disaster Diplomacy

It examines the role of disaster in international affairs and international relations as well as applying the principles and results to internal political situations.

Gender and Disaster Network

An educational project interested in gender relations in disaster contexts.

The Humanitarian Practice Network (HPN)

It is an independent forum where field workers, managers and policymakers in the humanitarian sector share information, analysis and experience.

International Famine Centre

The Centre is committed to research, advocacy, and action on the ground in countries threatened by famine.

The International Fire Information Network (FireNet)

Fire science and management

International Landslide Research Group

Informal group of individuals concerned about sharing information on landslide research and promoting regional landslide analyses.

International Tsunami Information Center (ITIC)

It was established in 1965 by the IOC (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission) of UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization).

Radix - Radical Interpretations of Disaster

Forum for the for discussion, working papers, opinion pieces, resources, links that can help to develop radical interpretations of and radical solutions for all disasters in all parts of planet earth.


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