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 Breaking the Mould: Baroness Valerie Amos and Prof Lena Dominelli on resilience and disaster intervention

This video features Baroness Valerie Amos UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator and Prof Lena Dominelli, co-director of IHRR and organiser of the 2012 Breaking the Mould Conference at Durham University.  Baroness Amos talks about how ‘resilience […]

standard Exploring The Dynamics of Disaster with Prof Sue Kieffer

IHRR was very pleased to welcome Prof Sue Kieffer from the University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign as a COFUND Senior Research Fellow.  During her time in the Institute, Sue researched highly energetic geologic events, particularly comparing and contrasting the behaviour […]