APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Virtual Summer School 2020
August 3, 2020

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the 8th edition of APRU-IRIDeS Multi-Hazards Summer School had to be held virtually. Through a zoom platform, three sessions were held on July 15, 22, and 29 (JST).

The event aimed to share the experiences and lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami (GEJET), learn from the experiences in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and risk management from various stakeholders, and understand the latest international disaster science research conducted by the researchers globally.

Total 842 people worldwide have attended the sessions.

View the program and report here.
View the speakers’ information here.

Read a blog from our students who joined the summer school from Nanyang Technological University.

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