Navigation Links
Elsevier launches new journal: International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
Date:6/25/2012

Oxford, June 25, 2012 Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of a new quarterly journal, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.

International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction is affiliated with the Global Risk Forum GRF Davos and will be launched officially at the 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC) in Davos, Switzerland, August 26-30, 2012.

The combination of the world's growing population, expanding urbanization and globalization and now climate change, has greatly aggravated the risk potential of natural and technological disasters to all communities and nations. There is great demand for an improved understanding, assessment and management of disasters and risks that affect human safety, health, the environment, critical infrastructures, the economy and society at large. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction publishes fundamental and applied research, critical reviews, policy papers and case studies addressing these issues at all geographical scales, and from a multidisciplinary perspective.

Dr. David Alexander of the Global Risk Forum GRF Davos, Editor-in-Chief of the journal said of the launch, "As the founding Editor‐in‐Chief, my vision for the journal is to create an international and interdisciplinary forum to foster communication and collaboration between researchers, policymakers and practitioners concerned with disaster research, mitigation and risk reduction."

International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction publishes research in the following scientific fields: earth sciences in its entirety; environmental sciences; engineering; urban studies; geography; and social sciences.

The first year of the journal's content will be freely available to view online until 31 August 2013 on ScienceDirect; first papers accepted for publication in the journal are now available online.

For more information visit the journal homepage: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-disaster-risk-reduction/. To submit a paper go to: http://ees.elsevier.com/ijdrr/


'/>"/>

Contact: Katherine Eve
k.eve@elsevier.com
44-186-584-3171
Elsevier
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Reed Elsevier Environmental Challenge shortlists 2012 projects
2. Elsevier selected as new publisher of the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
3. Elsevier launches new journal Algal Research
4. NTU start-up launches worlds first 3-in-1 water monitoring system
5. Digicel Launches Worlds First Biometric Identification System For International Money Transfers
6. Spectros Launches OnCall Wireless Remote Access for T-Stat
7. NIST launches new website to educate industry about alternatives to mercury thermometers
8. PuraMed BioScience®, Inc., Launches a Marketing Blitz for LipiGesic® M, Its Clinically-Tested Migraine Pain Reliever in the Denver, CO Region to Coincide with the NACDSs Marketplace 2012 Trade Convention
9. NineSigma Launches NineSights, the Worlds First Open Innovation Social Media Destination for Innovation Seekers and Solution Providers
10. MindSpec launches online Autism Reading Room
11. Wiley-Blackwell launches new open-access journal: Food Science & Nutrition
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/27/2017)... 2017  Catholic Health Services (CHS) has been ... (HIMSS) Analytics for achieving Stage 6 on the ... In addition, CHS previously earned a place in ... electronic medical record (EMR). "HIMSS Analytics ... EMR usage in an outpatient setting.  This recognition ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition ... - Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Vehicle ... around 8.8% over the next decade to reach approximately $14.21 billion ... estimates and forecasts for all the given segments on global as ...
(Date:3/20/2017)... At this year,s CeBIT Chancellor Dr. Angela ... The Chancellor came to the DERMALOG stand together with the Japanese Prime ... partner country. At the largest German biometrics company the two government leaders ... iris recognition as well as DERMALOG´s multi-biometrics system.   ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 27, 2017 , ... Oncolinx, a spin-out of the Center ... truly taken their cancer research out of this world. On April 22, 2017, ... to the International Space Station’s (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory, managed by the Center ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... Luxembourg (PRWEB) , ... April 27, 2017 , ... Mitotech ... study in Leber’s Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) patients. LHON is a rare devastating genetic ... efficacy of SkQ1 eye drops in a group of 20 patients carrying 11778, 14484 ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Arrowhead Publishers is pleased to announce the ... San Diego, CA on September 27-28, 2017. Leaders from the pharmaceutical, biotech, device ... the treatment of various types of pain. There are also extended networking opportunities, ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Sierra Instruments announces ... capillary thermal mass flow technology provide exponentially more accurate mass flow data than ... of all industrial processes—such as those involving chemical reactions, combustion, respiration, pharmaceutical, and ...
Breaking Biology Technology: