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Moving beyond risk-based governance of agricultural GM technologies

standard Moving beyond risk-based governance of agricultural GM technologies

The GMFuturos launch event, ‘A new approach to governing GM crops? Global lessons from the rising powers’ at the Royal Society earlier this summer brought together a range of senior academics from across the social and life sciences, together with [...]

Earthquake risk and building resilience in Nepal

standard Earthquake risk and building resilience in Nepal

Earthquake risk in less-developed countries such as Nepal presents challenges to both practitioners working in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), and for academic researchers undertaking research in this field. Nepal is located in one of the most seismically active regions in [...]

standard Video – Rescuing our brownfield spaces debate

IHRR’s ROBUST (Regeneration of Brownfield Land Using Sustainable Technologies) project organised a special discussion event in Newcastle, UK in collaboration with The Great Debate. The event used Crowd Wise, a participative method for decision-making, consensus and dialogue. It started with each participant [...]