Edition January 2017

Published on March 15th, 2015

  PART 2 – By Terri Adams, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Aitza M. Haddad Núñez, J.D., LL.M., Washington D.C. Methodology The purpose of this study was to discern how members…Read more

Published on March 15th, 2015

By Terri Adams, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Aitza M. Haddad Núñez, J.D., LL.M., Washington D.C. Abstract A number of technological advancements have greatly enhanced weather prediction capabilities, however fatalities…Read more

Published on March 15th, 2015

Graduate Level Risk and Crisis Communication Course at the Royal Roads University, Canada Associate Faculty Member – Contract Position We are looking for someone to develop…Read more

Published on March 15th, 2015

Unlimited access to the JOURNAL OF RISK AND CRISIS COMMUNICATION is reserved to our subscribers. You are invited to become a subscriber to our Journal and…Read more

Published on March 15th, 2015

Dear Reader, The Journal of Risk and Crisis Communication has become a globally appreciated platform for the publication of risk and crisis management and communication related…Read more

Published on February 27th, 2015

Dear Reader, The audience is an important factor in defining the appropriate message and tool in the process of creating the risk communication strategy. Audience analysis,…Read more

Published on January 27th, 2015

By Steve Evans, London, January 2015 – Catastrophe bonds, also known as cat bonds for short, are an example of capital market techniques being used to facilitate…Read more

Published on January 27th, 2015

According to Directive 2008/114/EC a “critical infrastructure means an asset, system or part thereof located in Member States which is essential for the maintenance of vital…Read more

Published on January 27th, 2015

The growing world population, the ongoing urbanization, the ever increasing size, height and complexity of large scale built infrastructures lead to higher risks with respect to…Read more

Published on January 27th, 2015

At the upcoming CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION EUROPE (CIPRE) conference that will take place on March 4 and 5, 2015, in The Hague, Tassilo Rinder, a research fellow…Read more

Published on January 27th, 2015

The stability and well‐operation of a future electricity grid which includes numerous components of smart grid technology is becoming much more dependent on the correct operation…Read more

Published on January 10th, 2015

Ulrich Beck, one of the most cited sociologists in recent decades, has died at the age of 70 years on January 1, 2015. Beck, who died…Read more

Published on January 10th, 2015

The German Cabinet passed recently a bill that aims to ensure a better protection of computer systems of hospitals, banks and utilities against attacks. German law…Read more

Published on January 10th, 2015

Epidemics of infectious diseases are among the largest threats to the quality of life and the economic and social well-being of developing countries. The arsenal of…Read more