Resilience can mean many things to different people, spanning art, culture, history, language, science and nature, to name but a few. What is fascinating about resilience is that it may not be limited to words. Photography can be used to explore a highly ambiguous term by revealing its meaning through pictures. Not long ago IHRR held an online photo competition to see how people viewed resilience from their perspective. What we received in response was a wide range of photos, from portraits of people to landscapes, ways of life and survival. These photos tell stories of resilience in both personal and universal ways. Since we couldn’t include all of the photos in the next issue of our magazine Hazard Risk Resilience, we decided to post some of the runners-up here for everyone to see.
Hazard Risk Resilience Magazine Issue 2 Out Now!
- How risky is it? Rationalising the feeling of risk
- Groundwater arsenic poisoning in Bangladesh: An interview with Dr Manzurul Hassan
- How many people die from landslides?
- Tsunami warning systems and public risk perception
- Food Crisis? The Real Problem is Poverty
- 2011 UN World Risk Index
- Mapping future climate space
- Long-term #flood #resilience plan for Somerset Levels and Moors theccc.org.uk/news-stories/l… 1 day ago
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- RT @PreventionWeb: Environment policy must embrace uncertainty: Opinion preventionweb.net/go/36704 2 days ago
- RT @LibertySynd: Our exposure management team had a great session with @_IHRR masters students at @Durham_Uni last week. Real interest abou… 2 days ago
- RT @PreventionWeb: More cities identifying climate risk and building resilience #cca preventionweb.net/go/36694 @triplepundit 2 days ago
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