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    Institute for Risk and Disaster University College London Gower Street
    WC1E 6BT London
    United Kingdom

    Email: david.alexander@ucl.ac.uk
    Phone: +44 (0)203 108 1109
    Fax: +44 2073800986
    Website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/rdr

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University College London (UCL)

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http://www.ucl.ac.uk/rdr

UCL is committed to engaging globally with the major issues of our times, and to providing evidence-based solutions to fundamental problems. One mechanism to achieve this is through the Research Grand Challenges, which promote interdisciplinary research, teaching and knowledge exchange across the university....

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Mission

UCL is committed to engaging globally with the major issues of our times, and to providing evidence-based solutions to fundamental problems. One mechanism to achieve this is through the Research Grand Challenges, which promote interdisciplinary research, teaching and knowledge exchange across the university. Activities in disaster risk reduction are at the heart of the Grand Challenges and they are led by the UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction.

Disaster Reduction Goal

To lead research, knowledge exchange and advanced teaching in disaster risk reduction in order to positively influence practitioners and decision- and policy-makers.

Policies and Programmes in DRR

MSc in Risk, Disaster and Resilience MRes in Risk and Disaster Reduction PGCert in Risk and Disaster Reduction PG Diploma in Risk and Disaster Reduction MSc Geophysical Hazards. MSc in Earthquake Engineering with Disaster Management. MSc Building and Urban Design in Development. MSc Environment and Sustainable Development. MSc Urban Development Planning. MSc Global Health and Development. MSc International Child Health. PGCert Natural Hazards for Insurers. Doctoral Training Programme in Urban Sustainability and Resilience.

Other activities

To develop effective and responsible research and knowledge exchange partnerships with the third sector, businesses and governments.

Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Point(s)

Professor David Alexander david.alexander@ucl.ac.uk +44 203 108 1109

Websites

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/rdr http://www.abuhrc.org http://www.cege.ucl.ac.uk http://www.ucl.ac.uk/dpu http://www.ucl.ac.uk/cihd

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  • Institute for Risk and Disaster University College London Gower Street WC1E 6BT London United Kingdom

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