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emergency management

Emergency management is the discipline of dealing with and avoiding both natural and manmade disasters. It involves preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters.

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Rhetoric or reality: Coordination in a time of crisis Biblio PDF icon save (307.35 KB) decision making, emergency management, governance
When policy, politics and emergency management collide: managing coordination in crises Biblio PDF icon save (307.28 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Statistical characterisation of wind fields over complex terrain with applications in bushfire modelling Biblio emergency management, fire, physics
Hydrologic model calibration using remotely sensed soil moisture and discharge measurements: The impact on predictions at gauged and ungauged locations Biblio emergency management, flood, hydrology
Emergency volunteering 2030: Views from the community sector Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Disaster Resilient Communities: Engagement with Spontaneous Volunteer Groups Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
The effect of working on-call from home on salivary cortisol in fire and emergency service personnel Biblio capability, emergency management, optimisation
Extreme fire behaviours: Surveying fire management staff to determine behaviour frequencies and importance Biblio PDF icon save (414.7 KB) emergency management, fire, fire severity
Final report on vulnerability of as-built and retrofitted URM buildings Biblio PDF icon save (1.13 MB) earthquake, emergency management
Retrofitting of a high-set Queensland house for wind loading Biblio PDF icon save (1.69 MB) cyclone, emergency management, vulnerability
Advances in the remote sensing of active fires: a review Biblio PDF icon save (1.79 MB) emergency management, fire, remote sensing
A Review of Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management Biblio communication, emergency management, volunteering
Large damage bills to buildings from cyclones can be reduced by small actions Biblio PDF icon save (507.42 KB) cyclone, emergency management, resilience
Long-term solutions to improve emergency management services in remote communities in northern Australia Biblio communities, emergency management, Northern Australia
Research proceedings from the 2016 Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC and AFAC conference Biblio PDF icon save (3.51 MB) emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
Animal emergency management in South Australia: a case study of the Sampson Flat bushfire Biblio animals, communities, emergency management
Accredited qualifications for capacity development in disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation Biblio emergency management, environments, risk management
Disaster management: building resilient systems to aid recovery - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (526.07 KB) emergency management, resilience
Beyond Binary: (Re)Defining “Gender” for 21st Century Disaster Risk Reduction Research, Policy, and Practice Biblio PDF icon save (766.4 KB) communities, diversity and inclusion, emergency management
Building adaptive capacities for disaster resilience: what role for government? Biblio PDF icon save (490.2 KB) emergency management, governance, policy
Overcoming Ambiguity: Conflict Between Emergency Warning Messages and Socio-Environmental Cues Biblio communication, emergency management, warnings
Vulnerability of buildings and civil infrastructure to tropical cyclones: A preliminary review of modelling approaches and literature Biblio PDF icon save (1.74 MB) emergency management, modelling, scenario analysis
Cost-Effective Mitigation Strategy Development for Building Related Earthquake Risk Annual Report 2017-2018 Biblio PDF icon save (3.04 MB) earthquake, emergency management, mitigation
01 Apr 2016 An interesting week in Malaysia Blog emergency management, flood, tropical
14 Feb 2020 AFAC20 - don't miss out! Blog emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
20 Apr 2020 AFAC20 update Blog emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
14 Dec 2016 Resources to help your PhD Blog communication, education, emergency management
17 Dec 2018 Building momentum for what comes next  Blog emergency management, resilience, risk management
08 Sep 2017 Research plays part for better policy and practice Blog emergency management, multi-hazard
18 Aug 2016 A review, a refresh and a Research Forum Blog emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
06 Mar 2020 Celebrating International Women’s Day Blog diversity and inclusion, emergency management
19 Sep 2017 Uptake from partners evident at conference Blog communication, emergency management, multi-hazard
23 May 2016 The RAF, the future and outreach Blog emergency management, land management
07 Jan 2020 What sort of inquiry should come after these fires? Blog decision making, emergency management, governance
15 Feb 2018 Independent performance review of the CRC Blog communication, emergency management, multi-hazard
13 May 2015 On show in Chicago Blog communication, emergency management, volunteering
09 Jan 2016 Research must advance to keep us safe from natural hazards Blog communication, communities, emergency management
02 Apr 2019 Working together on future research Blog emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
20 Dec 2017 Thank you for the hard work and activity Blog emergency management, land management, multi-hazard
12 Dec 2019 An active year with a task to create a new research centre beyond 2020 Blog economics, emergency management, multi-hazard

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