Other Risk News
This April 2013 United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction report summarizes global consultations intended to lead up to the Post-2015 Framework on Disaster Risk Reduction.
This workshop on regulations needed for disaster prevention and insuring health and safety in manufacturing industries was held in Beijing on April 16, 2013.
This April 18, 2013, event attracted two dozen scholars interested in risk issues, about a fourth of them Columbia University students – including one who received a special award.
Fitzpatrick leads a major program as acting Coordinator of the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Risk Assessment Forum (RAF).
The Harvard Center for Risk Analysis seeks papers exploring why people overreact to or neglect risks. Abstracts are due June 10, 2013, for a March 20-21, 2014, conference.