News Articles

Released News Key Topic/s Project/s
22 Sep 2021 ABC podcast helping people recover from disaster communities, recovery, resilience Recovery Capitals
08 Sep 2021 Supporting resilience in Indigenous communities: how the emergency management sector can do better emergency management, indigenous communities, resilience Developing effective emergency management partnerships in remote northern Australian communities, Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities, Northern Australian bushfire and natural hazard training, Scenario planning for remote community risk management in northern Australia
08 Sep 2021 Lessons from Black Summer: how people experienced the 2019/20 NSW fire season communication, communities, fire Community attitudes and experiences of the 2019/20 NSW bushfire season
08 Sep 2021 Bouncing back: how community strengths can lead recovery communities, fire, recovery Understanding experiences and recovery capabilities of diverse communities in Gippsland post 2019/20 bushfires
24 Aug 2021 Protecting communities with better warnings and communications – an online guide to using the latest research communication, communities, warnings Child-centred disaster risk reduction, Effective risk and warning communication during natural hazards, Flood risk communication, Managing animals in disasters: improving preparedness, response, and resilience through individual and organisational collaboration, Recovery Capitals
19 Aug 2021 Dr Greg Penney’s research recognised with national awards engineering, fire, firefighter Through the flames - quantitative analysis of strategic and tactical wildfire suppression
19 Aug 2021 Award for child-centred disaster risk reduction PhD child-centred, mitigation, risk management Teacher-delivered, child participatory disaster resilience education program for children
19 Aug 2021 Animal emergency management focus for AJEM animals, communities, preparedness
18 Aug 2021 Building on 16 years of Seasonal Bushfire Outlooks fire, fire impacts, preparedness
30 Jul 2021 New online - July 2021 emergency management, land management, risk management Characterisation of synoptic weather features often associated with extreme events in south east Australia and Tasmania, Empirical analysis of spot fire and ember behaviour during extreme fire weather conditions, Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability, Cost-effective mitigation strategy for flood prone buildings, Economics of natural hazards, Effective risk and warning communication during natural hazards, The Australian Natural Disaster Resilience Index: A system for assessing the resilience of Australian communities to natural hazards
23 Jul 2021 Research shines light on heatwaves and building codes governance, guidelines, resilience Understanding heatwave and building codes in NSW
09 Jul 2021 Calling researchers to assess ecosystem metrics decision making, land management, resilience