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23 Jan 2020 Media seek research insights communication, fire Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability, Fire coalescence and mass spotfire dynamics, From hectares to tailor made solutions for risk mitigation, Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities, Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact, Policies, institutions and governance, Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation
23 Jan 2020 New online - January 2020 communication, emergency management, fire
20 Jan 2020 Get your research in for disasters conference communication, decision making, emergency management
17 Jan 2020 We are hiring - opportunity for a Communications Officer communication
18 Dec 2019 Researcher acknowledged with Vice Chancellor award communication, decision making, emergency management Effective risk and warning communication during natural hazards
13 Dec 2019 Researchers required for new project exploring volunteer mental health mental health, volunteering
13 Dec 2019 New online – December 2019 communication, emergency management, fire Risks assessments of non-compliant materials on buildings, Activation of community fire units in the Blue Mountains during the October 2013 bushfires, The Roles of Pharmacists in Disaster Health Management in Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters, Urban planning and resilience to bushfires, Enhancing resilience of critical road infrastructure, Fire surveillance and hazard mapping, Flood risk communication, Improved decision support for natural hazard risk reduction, Improving land dryness measures and forecasts, Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation
12 Dec 2019 Talking inclusion with the first UK female firefighter diversity and inclusion, firefighter, recruitment Diversity and inclusion: building strength and capability
12 Dec 2019 Calling SES volunteers – you can help with research diversity and inclusion, recruitment, volunteering SES fit for task
11 Dec 2019 Special edition Monographs share AFAC19 science emergency management, land management, multi-hazard Risks assessments of non-compliant materials on buildings, Flood risk mitigation assessment for Launceston, Community engagement for disaster risk reduction through embedding DRR values, Cultural drivers of disaster response behaviour and their cross-cultural applicability, Improving flood forecast skill using remote sensing data, Child-centred disaster risk reduction, Coupled fire-atmosphere modelling, Diversity and inclusion: building strength and capability, Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering, Fire spread prediction across fuel types, Fire surveillance and hazard mapping, From hectares to tailor made solutions for risk mitigation, Impact-based forecasting for the coastal zone: East Coast Lows, Improved decision support for natural hazard risk reduction, Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact, Improving flood forecast skill using remote sensing data, Improving land dryness measures and forecasts, Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events, Mapping bushfire hazard and impacts, Optimising post-disaster recovery interventions in Australia
11 Dec 2019 AFAC19 takes out award decision making, emergency management, multi-hazard
10 Dec 2019 A year full of research, utilisation and engagement decision making, emergency management, multi-hazard