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Issue 4

Volume 14 - Issue 4 Comment: Emergency Management Professionalisation; Our global legitimacy crisis; Ten mega trends of our turbulent times; Amazon fires - a global problem.

Incident Analysis: Thai cave rescue; Greece's 2018 wildfire disaster; Energy resilience.
Resilience: Real-time insights; SAR training in Kosovo; Long-term disaster recovery after hurricanes; Building cultures of preparedness.

Leadership & command: Leadership during crises; A blueprint for disaster leadership; The case for crisis management; Post-event evaluations; Investigating to an absolute conclusion.

Cities & Governance: What have the Romans ever done for us? Brave new world or resilience nightmare? Disaster risk governance under scrutiny; Humans at the centre of smart cities.
Security: School security - back to the ABCs; Business preparedness for active assault; Securing aid workers; The hidden dangers of oversharing.

Communication: Playing the long game; How the private sector uses social media in emergencies; Communication challenges after Norway's terrorist attacks.

Climate effects: Hospitals and extreme weather; Surge handling during thunderstorm asthma; IPCC report on climate; Adapting to climate change in Cambodia.

Animals & Crises: Raising standards in canine search and rescue; Putting animals on the global disaster agenda; Horses supporting PTSD recovery.

Plus our regulars: R&D - Using technology to avert water conflict; Tap into the CRJ's collective intelligence at International Disaster Response Expo 2019; Humanitarian Networks Partnerships Week; Milipol Paris preview; Frontline interview with Emily Penn.

Issue 3

Volume 14 - Issue 3 Comment: Weaponising strategic communication

Natural hazards: Climate: More than a storm in a teacup; Climate change and education; Looking on the bright side; Governance and informal settlements; Preparing for volcanic eruption

Extremism: Christchurch mosque tragedy; Protecting places of worship; Radicalisation detection; Countering violent extremism

Community & public: Empowering laypeople; Social media for emergency risk; Evacuating disabled children; Contingency planning for hospitals; Critical care on land or in the air; A risk mitigation in crisis response; A resilient approach to major events

Human factors & leadership: Everyone is biased; The unexpected crisis leader; What could possibly go wrong?

Kidnap, ransom & negotiation: Blackmail, extortion and witchcraft; Inside the ransom business; Corporate travel procedures; A behavioural-based approach; Psychological consultants; Traumatic incidents in hostile areas; Why do we need CISM?

Corporate resilience: Victims and villains; Corporate security technology; Supply chains: Global trends

R&D: Addressing the world’s water crisis?; Next Generation 112

Regulars: Event previews and diary dates; Frontline

Issue 2

Volume 14 - Issue 2 Comment: Gambling with crisis?

Analysis - Sweden’s wildfires of 2018; Gatwick drone incursion; Meeting the drone security challenge; Social licence, resilience & social media; Deciding will be decisive; Cargo cults and the third sector; Brazilian civil defence interview

Citizens & resilience - Citizen behaviour and crises; Resilient cities and states; Preparing the public; MH17: The station manager’s story; The heart of resilience; Working with terror victims; Women in the war on counterfeiting

Leadership - Servant leadership for first responders; The future of humanitarian learning; Resilient leadership in crisis response

Safety & security - The myth of the lone wolf terrorist; Call for consistency in kidnap response; Building a corporate security sandbox; Be prepared: Crisis solutions

Global risks - The backbones of disaster resilience; Black swans and grey rhinos; Preparing for new risk scenarios; Small-scale producers on the frontlines

Humanitarian & Third Sector - Expanding the boundaries of healthcare; The Internet as a civil protection tool; Humanitarian supply chains; Reducing risk in the Asia-Pacific; Nepal’s new disaster law; Consistency in an unpredictable world

Regulars - R&D: The future of public warning; Events; Frontline

Issue 1

Volume 14 - Issue 1 Comment - Business Continuity in 2019 - a peek into the future

BCM and Resilience: Turbulent times; Social media signals to monitor risk; Insider threats; Realistic rehearsals; Contextual awareness

Incident & Safety Analysis: The Morandi Bridge collapse; Hurricane Florence; Misinformation and fake news; The evolution of smoke detectors

Security & Counter-terrorism: The tip of the spear against terror; Assessing the current al-Qaeda threat; Hybrid threats; Environmental issues in hybrid warfare

Natural events: Civil-military co-ordination; Climate resilience in Europe; Wildfires in Canada; Air coalition in Indonesia; Moving humanitarian air cargo

Community & Societal: Zero-responders: A force multiplier?; Community Emergency Response Teams; Promoting recovery; Minecraft and Lego for DRR; Innovation for resilience; Managing a three-year emergency; Setting fire to buildings; Helping those displaced by Boko Haram

R&D: Humans first in the digital age; Situational awareness; Drones and public safety

Regulars: Events; Frontline