Advocacy & media

Advocacy & media

Advocacy and public awareness raising, disaster risk reporting, public information on disaster risk reduction, risk communication, social media.

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2022
In this article, the researchers aim to better understand these framings through a critical discourse analysis of how Indigenous peoples in disasters are represented in the expert news media.
Sage Publications
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2022
This study discusses insights, lessons, opportunities and challenges in the development and implementation of stakeholder focused, transdisciplinary research approaches in the context of managing and communicating climate-related risks more effectively. 
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Driving into floodwater is the leading cause of flood-related death. Despite media campaigns, drivers continue to enter unpredictable water, risking their lives and the lives of rescuers. Having a Plan B could be the difference between life and death.
Conversation Media Group, the
Young people wearing face mask using mobile phone keeping social distance
Social media played an important role in driving public engagement with Covid health measures in Lagos, Nigeria; while enabling authorities and researchers to collect near-real-time data – used to ensure campaigns respond quickly to public concerns.
Conversation Media Group, the
Although ‘climate change’ seems to be the most frequently used word in popular media, ‘climate crisis’ has become significantly more widespread within the past two or three years.
New Age
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2021
This paper examines 512 Australian newspaper articles published over a five-year period (2016–2021) that report on air pollution due to bushfire smoke and resulting human health impacts.
Macquarie University
Somalia well water
Water Science Policy invites photographers to submit photostories on groundwater – an important source of fresh water. Winners will be announced on World Water Day 2022, receive a financial prize, and will be featured in an educational photography book.
Water Science Policy
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2021
The main goal of task 1.3 is to carry out an empirical study of what citizens and social groups need and expect from authorities and first responders to improve communication and societal resilience.
European Emergency Number Association Tel Aviv University