Findings

standard Handbook on Disaster Intervention and Humanitarian Aid

Professor Lena Dominelli, a Co-Director of IHRR, has authored two new guides on disaster intervention and humanitarian aid that are freely available.  The first is a Handbook on Disaster Intervention and Humanitarian Aid, the second provides ethical guidelines for research into […]

standard Living the Global Social Experiment of Geoengineering: A Challenge for Global Governance

The prospect of governing geoengineering is perplexing for a variety of reasons, many of which deal with the nature of the technologies involved and the scale at which they are intended to be deployed. While in some ways similar in […]

standard New ‘toolkit’ for helping older people’s health care facilities adapt to extreme weather

The UK’s chief government scientist Sir John Beddington announced that world leaders need to urgently tackle climate change, especially because of increasing trends towards more extreme weather events such as floods, droughts and storms over the next 25 years.  The […]