CRJ 10:4 out now!
CRJ 10:4 is being mailed to subscribers - here's what's inside this issue...
RUSI Resilience Essay Prize: Resilience 2050: A Blueprint for the Future
Crisis Response Journal is delighted to be supporting a sub-category of this prestigious new prize, organised by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
European Aviation: Commission releases Task Force's report on Germanwings incident
Brussels: The Commission published the report it received from a Task Force led by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) on the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525.
France: A summer of attempted terrorist attacks
Editorial Advisory Panel Member Christophe Libeau describes two further terrorist attempts in France
Ebola update from Roger Gomm, and video with key safety messages for at-risk communities
Roger Gomm warns Ebola is not defeated in West Africa; plus check out this animated video produced by IFRC and UNICEF
Help volunteer responders in Syria: Eleven days to go and a quarter of target reached
Read Emily Hough’s interviews with Members of the Syria Civil Defence, take a few minutes to watch the video. Then consider contributing to a fund to help treat injured volunteers and to support the families of those killed
Comment: The threat of international terrorism - a wicked problem
Dr Dave Sloggett provides his thoughts on the implications of the latest terrorist attacks in Tunisia for the UK's Prevent Programme
New CRJ Editorial Advisory Panel Member
After leaving the British Army and several years in the private sector in senior security and risk management posts, Robert joined Westminster Local Authority's Community Protection Department, becoming Head of Civil Contingencies in 2009
Infographic: Humanitarian aid and trends in procurement
Aid International Development Forum has released an infographic that explores humanitarian aid and trends in procurement. Within disaster relief logistics, procurement accounts for 65 per vent of total expenditures by the UN organisations
Healthcare facilities in Pakistan: A crisis in numbers
Access to healthcare is a problem that seems obvious every few weeks in Pakistan. People in urban centres often complain of the quality of healthcare and facilities available, and the situation in rural areas is much worse
Vibrating barriers to protect buildings during earthquakes
Although significant progress has been made in understanding seismic activity and developing building technology, we still don’t have a satisfactory way of protecting buildings on a large scale, writes Pierfrancesco Cacciola
UNISDR releases official Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 publication
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) has announced the release of the official Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 publication in English, following the UN General Assembly endorsement on June 3, 2015
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