The earthquake and resulting tsunami (giant wave) that devastated much of South and South-East Asia in 2004 has prompted questions about rebuilding and prevention efforts for tsunami-prone areas.
(Photo credit: Joseph Trainor/University Delaware/Disaster Relief Center)
To engage people in early action we must understand their experience, behaviour and constraints, says disaster policy expert Andrew Collins.
Dialogue enables scientists and communities to work with uncertain information, say humanitarian policy experts Emma Visman and colleagues.
The Arabian Sea may have a much higher risk of a major earthquake and tsunami than thought, say researchers.
17 June 2013
Scientists must do more to show policymakers how research can help to minimise the risk of disasters, says a report.
28 May 2013
1 May 2013