The Disaster Resilience Research Network is forming multidisciplinary working groups to conduct research and outreach activities related to disasters in BC.
Ongoing working groups
Research seminars by network members with a focus on identifying shared interests and goals
Activity co-leads: Carlos Molina Hutt & Sara Shneiderman
Pre-disaster coordination / Rapid Response Network
Activity co-leads: Jocelyn Stacey & Amy Kim
Course mapping / building an interdisciplinary graduate curriculum
Activity co-leads: Stephanie Chang & Trevor Carey
Analysis and assessment of the 2021 events (wildfires, heat wave, flooding, landslides, etc.) in BC
Activity co-leads: David Edgington & Dwayne Tannant
Future working groups
White paper on re-framing hazard and risk / outlining our network's intended contribution
Developing community partnerships & co-producing hazard science & policy recommendations
Developing a framework for transdisciplinary disaster research ethics
Check back for updates as our activities progress.