Highlighted publications on disaster risk reduction
The department of Water and Climate Risk (VU-IVM) recently published two papers on disaster risk management in the case of extreme weather events.
In a special edition on Disaster Risk Reduction of the UN Youth Science Policy Interface publication series, Gabriela Guimarães Nobre and colleagues published a policy brief titled 'Reducing disaster risks by better prediction of the impacts of El Niño and La Niña'.
Marleen de Ruiter and colleagues published a review article 'A Comparison of Flood and Earthquake Vulnerability Assessment Indicators' in Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS). The paper was written in collaboration with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.