News Articles

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21 Aug 2019 Grant to build decision making capacity in WA decision making, emergency management
20 Aug 2019 Special address to honour public benefit research pioneer emergency management, planning, policy
19 Aug 2019 Collaboration is key for communications cluster success climate change, communication, warnings Child-centred disaster risk reduction, Community understanding of the tsunami risk and warnings systems in Australian communities, Effective risk and warning communication during natural hazards, Flood risk communication, Improving the role of hazard communications in increasing residents’ preparedness and response planning, Managing animals in disasters: improving preparedness, response, and resilience through individual and organisational collaboration
19 Aug 2019 Students success on show emergency management, fire impacts, resilience Effects of surface litter by forest classification on fuels and fire behaviour in Hornsby Shire, Improvement of fire detection outcomes using modelling techniques for estimation of background surface temperature, Remote sensing of tree structure and biomass in north Australian mesic savanna, Sensitivity of the Empirical Mode Decomposition and its Application to Environmental Data
19 Aug 2019 Issues of safety and engagement highlighted in Journal communities, emergency management, fire impacts Optimising emergency services resourcing: informing SAFECOM's capability planning, Whole of government and crisis management: understanding coordination in a time of crisis, Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities, Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation
15 Aug 2019 Will the prescribed burning weather window close? climate change, land management, prescribed burning From hectares to tailor made solutions for risk mitigation
14 Aug 2019 Riding the waves: Extreme weather, climate change and disaster resilience at AFAC19 emergency management, fire, fire weather
12 Aug 2019 Diversity, inclusion and change, the new normal in Australia’s emergency management sector emergency management, fire, fire impacts
09 Aug 2019 Severe weather research has impact coincident events, forecasting, severe weather Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability, Cost-effective mitigation strategy for building related earthquake risk, Cost-effective mitigation strategy for flood prone buildings, Coupled fire-atmosphere modelling, Enhancing resilience of critical road infrastructure, Impact-based forecasting for the coastal zone: East Coast Lows, Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact, Improving land dryness measures and forecasts, Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events, Natural hazard exposure information modelling framework, Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation
01 Aug 2019 Spotlight on prevention, compliance and infrastructure as engineering sector strengthens AFAC19 infrastructure, mitigation
25 Jul 2019 Project update July 2019 – Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering emergency management, volunteering Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering
24 Jul 2019 Board strengthened with new Directors emergency management, fire