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Dr Lucy Easthope: Emergency Planner (The Guardian)

I’m an emergency planner. Manchester shows we need new ways to heal – Lucy Easthope I have been writing these emergency plans for over a decade as a national adviser on “recovery management”, running exercises and training events all over the country for police and civil servants. I present Powerpoints to them on “recovery lessons”…
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Registration open for Spaces and Places of the Journey to the UK

The Conflict and Disasters Research Group (CONDIS), Lincoln Law School, and Birmingham City University are pleased to announce that their collaborative conference, ‘Spaces and Places of the Journey to the UK: Assessing the Legal Framework for People Fleeing Conflict,’ will be held on 10th April 2017 at the University of Lincoln.  Registration and the full…
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EJIL:Talk! Blog by Dr Christy Shucksmith

Methods to Incorporate Human Rights Law into Disaster Prevention and Reduction Strategies In September 2016, Dr Christy Shucksmith travelled to Riga to present at the European Society of International Law Special Interest Group. The EJIL: Talk! post is part of the ESIL Interest Group on International Human Rights Law blog symposium on ‘The Place of International Human…
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Welcome

Welcome to to the Conflict and Disasters Research Group blog. The Conflict and Disasters Research Group is a socio-legal and interdisciplinary group led by academics with a passion for researching conflict and disaster situations. It brings together existing expertise and networks from the UK and overseas.Please check back for further updates, and in the meantime please…
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