Building a stronger response to national emergencies

UKRI (UK Research and Innovation) has published its independent impact evaluation report of the UKRI Research and Innovation funding response to COVID-19. The recently published report provides an independent assessment… Read more

Future pandemic is inevitable, expert tells Covid inquiry

Expert Witnesses, Bruce Mann and Professor David Alexander give evidence at the COVID-19 Public Inquiry, following their submission of a 321-page report for the inquiry. David Alexander is Professor in… Read more

New flagship report for the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP)

Deltares has published a new flagship report for the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP), entitled: Addressing Water-Related Disasters in an Era of Multiple Crises: Lessons… Read more

WHO declares the COVID-19 Global health emergency is over

WHO Director-General, declares COVID-19 over as a global health emergency.   Click here to read the full press release from WHO    

Recovery, Renewal, Resilience: The Manchester Webinar Series

This webinar series explores recovery and renewal from COVID-19. Brought to you by the National Consortium for Societal Resilience [UK+] with Alliance Manchester Business School, Manchester University.   Click here… Read more

The Manchester Briefing on COVID-19: Database of international lessons for Recovery and Renewal

The Manchester Briefing on COVID-19 is a fortnightly document aimed at those who plan and implement recovery and renewal from COVID-19, including government emergency planners and resilience officers. We bring together international… Read more

New Briefing Paper on Effective Data Sharing: Supporting Vulnerable People

GeoPlace LLP is the central source of information for all UK addresses and streets. It manages the data that officially defines more than 46.5 million addresses and 1.58 million streets… Read more

UKHSA launches Multi-Threat Dashboard for future health emergencies

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) is developing a new Multi-Threat Dashboard for public health threats, building on the success of the existing Covid-19 Dashboard. The new dashboard is currently… Read more

The Covid-19 crisis, lessons and recommendations for data use in government

A new report  ‘Navigating the crisis’ by the International Public Policy Observatory, examines how governments and stakeholders, used intelligence to handle the Covid-19 pandemic and its effects. The report makes… Read more

Transitioning From Risk To Resilience

Covid-19 has shown that there are systemic risks that do not readily lend themselves to quantitative risk analysis. While a pandemic has been recorded on most professional risk registers for… Read more