ICIPE Duduville Campus, Kasarani, P.O. Box 45917 - 00100, Nairobi - Kenya.
Our Mission: To strengthen the capacity and policies of African countries and institutions to harness science, technology and innovation for sustainable development.
Senior Research Fellow
Kirichwa Road, off Menelik Lane, PO Box 20509–00100, Nairobi, Kenya,
Akiba Mashinani Trust is Muungano's finance vehicle, an agency established in 2003 to raise and structure capital in order to achieve community and individual plans.
AMT operates across 14 counties in Kenya. Its primary clientele are women who live in informal settlements.
Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, architects, consultants and technical specialists, working across every aspect of today’s built environment.
Head Office, SM Tower, 24th Floor, 979/69 Paholyothin Road, Samsen Nai Phayathai, Bangkok 10400 Thailand.
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) is an intergovernmental organization that works to build the resilience of people and institutions to disasters and climate change impacts in Asia and the Pacific.
British Geological Survey, Environmental Science Centre, Nicker Hill, Keyworth, Nottingham, NG12 5GG
BGS is a leading provider of applied geoscience services and has an extensive international programme of research, survey and monitoring, data management and dissemination, including major institutional strengthening programmes in the developing world.
Team Leader EPOM and Lead of Global Geological Risk
Director of Earth Hazards and Observatories
Remote Sensing Geoscientist
International Development Geoscientist
P.O. Box 30197, 00100 GPO Nairobi, Kenya.
The Centre seeks to create a forum for exploring innovative methodologies for enabling planners and professionals in the built environment to be more responsive and effective in addressing urban challenges in contemporary and future African urban settings.
CIMNE - Edifici C1 Campus Nord UPC C/ Gran Capità, S/N 08034 Barcelona, Spain.
The aim of CIMNE is the development of numerical methods and computational techniques for advancing knowledge and technology in engineering and applied sciences. The ultimate goal of CIMNE is to become an international reference centre and leader in computational mechanics, through achieving excellence in all the activities carried out by the centre.
Professor of Structural and Continuum Mechanics
General Project Director
Concern Worldwide is an international humanitarian organisation that strives for a world free from poverty, fear and oppression.
They deliver life-saving and life-changing interventions to the world's poorest and most vulnerable people. From rapid emergency response to innovative development programming, they go to the hardest to reach places to make sure that no-one is left behind.
Altunizade Mahallesi, Ord Prof. Fahrettin Kerim Gökay Caddesi, No: 20, 34662, Üsküdar / İstanbul.
The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. We are tackling the global challenges of our time including poverty and disease, mass migration, insecurity and conflict. Our work is building a safer, healthier, more prosperous world for people in developing countries and in the UK too.
Senior Humanitarian Adviser
Üniversiteler Mah. Dumlupınar Bulvarı No: 159 ( Eskişehir Yolu 9. Km ) Çankaya/Ankara.
The Disaster and Emergency Management Authority is an institution working to prevent disasters and minimize disaster-related damages, plan and coordinate post-disaster response, and promote cooperation among various government agencies.
Head of Earthquake Department
AFAD Special Assistant
As the world’s second, and Ireland’s only, Institute for Advanced Studies, DIAS is a globally embedded institution that attracts scholars and academics from around the world. It conducts and publishes advanced research across three disciplines: Celtic Studies, Theoretical Physics and Cosmic Physics. DIAS also leads Ireland’s participation in a number of international research endeavours that focus on big unanswered questions for mankind.
Senior Professor of Geophysics
Bayes Centre, 47 Potter row, Edinburgh, EH8 9BT.
Our mission statement is: 'To accelerate the effective exploitation of novel computing throughout industry, academia and commerce.'
Software Development Group Manager
Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales Sede (FLACSO), Diego de Almagro, Quito 170201, Ecuador.
8 Waldegrave Rd, Teddington TW11 8HT.
GNDR is the largest international network of organisations committed to working together to improve the lives of people affected by disasters world-wide.
IIHS Bengaluru City Campus, No. 197/36, 2nd Main Road, Sadashivanagar, Bengaluru 560 080. India.
India’s urbanisation is the second largest rural to urban transition in human history. By the middle of the century, at least 800 million Indians will live in cities. Urbanisation is fundamentally changing India’s economy, society, culture, natural and built environments, as well as politics. Our national development now hinges on urbanisation being handled with wisdom.
Library Road, Brighton, BN1 9RE, UK.
The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) is a global research and learning organisation for equitable and sustainable change. In partnership with the University of Sussex, IDS is ranked first in the world for development studies by the QS University Rankings.
Research Fellow in Participation
International Centre for Climate Change and Development is an environmental research institute established in 2009 through a joint collaboration between IIED, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, and Independent University, Bangladesh.
Senior Advisor-Climate Change, DRR & Gender
80-86 Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1X 8NH, UK.
Our mission is to build a fairer, more sustainable world, using evidence, action and influence, working in partnership with others.
Director, Human Settlements
Kemalpaşa Neighborhood, 15 Temmuz Şehitleri Street No:5 34134 Fatih / İstanbul.
Bogazici University, 34684 Cengelcoy, Istanbul, Turkey.
Earthquakes studies are the primary objective of the Institute, and have been integrated with post-graduate and doctorate studies in Earthquake engineering, Geodesic and Geophysics departments. Thus, Kandilli has become the first institution ever to combine education, research and implementation activities within its organization.
Professor of Earthquake Engineering
Bush House (North East Wing), 30, Aldwych, London WC2B 4BG.
The Department of Geography is a vibrant community of students, teachers and researchers. Our holistic approach encompasses both human and physical geography perspectives on global challenges and pressing environmental, geopolitical, urban and rural issues.
Liberal Arts Early Career Development Fellow in Geography
Professor of Geography
Lecturer in Geography and Environmental Hazards
Professor of Natural and Environmental Hazards
Maserah House, Kenyatta Market, Nairobi, Kenya.
Kounkuey Design Initiative is a community development and design nonprofit. We partner with under-resourced communities to advance equity and activate the unrealized potential in their neighborhoods and cities.
3A Calle 3, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala.
The Latin American Social Sciences Institute or Latin American School of Social Sciences is an inter-governmental autonomous organization for Latin America and the Caribbean dedicated to research, teaching and spreading of social sciences.
Asesor y Consultor de Programa de Investigación Social sobre Riesgos, Desastres y Cambio Climático
Coordinador del Programa de Investigación Social sobre Riesgos, Desastres y Cambio Climático.
Leeds Beckett University City Campus Leeds United Kingdom LS1 3HE.
The School of Built Environment and Engineering is a community of award winning staff and students who are passionate about their subject area and making a difference to the way we plan, design, construct, protect and maintain the world around us.
Principal Lecturer in Human Geography and Planning
Makerere University's Department of Geography, Geoinformatics and Climatic Sciences offers crosscutting academic programmes and research, combining the aspects of Human, Physical and Environmental Geography. Their research foci spans climate science, climate change and earth observation; Coupled human-environment systems, demography and development; disaster risk management and reduction and Urban and regional systems, transformations and sustainability.
FitzRoy Road, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3PB, UK.
We apply our expert science and information technology to develop mission support tools and information delivery systems, to assist military decision-makers.
RMetS member and scientific fellow
Üniversiteler Mh., Dumlupınar Bulv. No:1, 06800 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey.
Lecturer, Department of Sociology
Profesora de Riesgos Geológicos
Disaster Preparedness & Emergency Response (DPER).
Block P, Road CR-13, House 65, Sainbu Awas, Bhainsepati, Lalitpur Metropolitan City-25, Nepal.
NSET's Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Division develops concepts and imparts skills and knowledge to enhance disaster preparedness and emergency response capacity in institutions and the community.
Director, Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response
Deputy Executive Director
The Natural Environment Research Council is the UK's largest funder of independent environmental science, training and innovation, delivered through universities and research centres.
Sutherland Building, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 8ST.
Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic quality. We conduct ground-breaking research that is responsive to the science & technology, health & well being, economic & social and arts & cultural needs of the communities.
Professor in Disaster and Development
203 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NJ, UK.
ODI promotes global progress and prosperity by focusing on improving the lives of the world's poorest people. Explore our major research themes, programmes and partnerships.
Principal Research Fellow
Senior Research Fellow
Thematic lead - Disaster Risk Reduction
Building Integrated Security Center , CP: 092301 / Samborondón - Ecuador.
NK Singh Marga-306, Min Bhawan-34, Baneshwor, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS) is a research institute aspiring to become the ‘Centre of Excellence’ in South Asia led by a vibrant team of academics and researchers of national and international repute. It was established in 2011 as a platform for advanced research, policy engagement and scholarly exchange, with a thematic focus on environment and climate change, democracy and governance, disaster risk management, urban resilience etc.
Chairperson of Board of Directors
Ziya Gökalp Caddesi No:48 06420, Kolej Çankaya ANKARA.
At TEDU Sociology department, we aim to train individuals who can think critically, understand the nature, structure, and dynamics of social life on local and global levels, transpose universal knowledge to Turkey’s unique conditions, and apply this knowledge to different career paths.
Vice Dean, Head of Department of Sociology
Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu 44618, Nepal.
CDG has become known for producing of sound geoscientists with outstanding academic results.
Assistant Professor, Department of Geology
TU Rd, Kirtipur 44618, Nepal.
The Mission of the Institute of Engineering is to provide quality engineering education and research in the frontier engineering areas relevant primarily to nation.
Professor of Urban Planning and Deputy Director of Centre for Disaster Studies
Director - Center for Disaster Studies
Assistant Professor of Engineering Geology
Professor of Renewable Energy Applications and Development
UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future. Its mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all.
Senior Human Settlements Officer
UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction.
The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) works towards the substantial reduction of disaster risk and losses to ensure a sustainable future.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
UNESCO seeks to build peace through international cooperation in Education, the Sciences and Culture. UNESCO's programmes contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals defined in Agenda 2030, adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2015.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network. It advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life for themselves. It provides expert advice, training and grants support to developing countries, with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries. It promotes technical and investment cooperation among nations.
Team Leader (OIC), Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery
Campus Cumbayá, Diego de Robles s/n, Quito 170901, Ecuador.
Kings Cross, London WC1E 6DE.
UCL Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering is a multidisciplinary department with a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research. We currently hold a substantial EPSRC research portfolio in civil engineering, with research projects and centres linking with industry leaders, reflecting a broad multidisciplinary view of the engineering world.
Professor of Earthquake Engineering
Professor of Structural Engineering
Director UCL Quantitative and Applied Spatial Economics Research Laboratory
South Wing University College London, Rm 38, 2nd floor, Main Quadrangle, London WC1E 6BT.
Understanding global risks and reducing disasters presents a major challenge that requires coordinated and collaborative action. The Institute aims to achieve leadership in risk and disaster reduction both in the UK and internationally.
Queen's Building, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK.
Our multi-disciplinary research addresses the global need for delivering long-term, sustainable performance of existing and new infrastructure systems.
Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering
University of Bristol, Beacon House, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1QU, UK.
Part of the internationally acclaimed Faculty of Science, our school is one of the leading centres for research and teaching in the Earth Sciences, having been ranked in the top four UK departments of its kind since 2001.
Reader in Physical Volcanology
University of Bristol, Beacon House, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1QU, UK.
SPAIS – the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies – is an interdisciplinary research and teaching environment with close to sixty academic staff, where prominent scholars of sociology and politics and international relations teach and research on pressing theoretical questions and engage in cutting-edge empirical research.
Senior Lecturer in East Asian Studies
UCT is an inclusive and engaged research-intensive African university that inspires creativity through outstanding achievements in learning, discovery and citizenship; enhancing the lives of its students and staff, advancing a more equitable and sustainable social order and influencing the global higher education landscape.
Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK.
We are ranked first for research impact in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences (Times Higher Education REF 2014 Subject Analysis). We influence policy at the highest levels on climate change, atmospheric and ocean science, natural resource management, and biodiversity conservation.
Professor of Volcanology
The School of International Development at UEA is a leading global centre of excellence in research and teaching in international development.
Lecturer in Natural Resources & International Development
Holyrood Campus, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ.
Moray House School of Education and Sport has been making a major contribution and impact to the field of education both in Scotland and worldwide for almost 200 years. In that time, our staff, students and alumni have influenced, improved and transformed learning and teaching and wider educational policy in the UK and beyond.
Personal Chair of Digital Education
Sanderson Building, Robert Stevenson Road, The King's Buildings, Edinburgh, EH9 3FB.
The School of Engineering’s vision is to advance and transmit the knowledge base of engineering to meet society’s aspirations, creating and engineering the answers to global problems.
Lecturer in Structural Engineering
The King's Buildings, James Hutton Road, Edinburgh EH9 3FE.
The largest and most successful interdisciplinary grouping of geoscientists and geographers in the UK, with a growing and cosmopolitan academic and research staff of more than 300 academic and research staff; more than 100 non-academic staff; around 470 postgraduates (half of whom are on taught masters courses), and over 1,100 undergraduates.
Professor of Surface Geodynamics
Professor of Earth Surface Processes
Chair in Natural Hazards Science
Professor, Seismology & Rock Physics
Senior Lecturer in Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere
Senior Lecturer in Geomorphology
University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.
The School of Earth and Environment is home to one of the largest groupings of Earth, environmental and social scientists tackling global issues such as climate change, energy, water and sustainable development. Our research feeds directly into our teaching, which means you’ll learn about the latest developments in your field from world-leading researchers.
Professor of Satellite Geodesy
NERC Independent Research Fellow
Royal Society University Research Fellow & University Academic Fellow
Mamlaka Rd, Nairobi City, Kenya.
Our vision is to be a world class School of Architecture, built on a deep appreciation of African values, engaged in qualitative and meaningful pursuit of knowledge in order to fulfill the aspirations of the community in the continuing search for humane living and working environments.
Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning
Researcher In Urban Crime, Environmental Protection
Prof Mourice Alala Road, Nairobi, Kenya.
Our mission: To provide relevant or demand-driven courses/programmes in science, producing well-informed, employable and adaptable graduates with broad skill base and a capacity for life-long learning and challenges.
Our research spans engineering disciplines, from fundamental principles to multi-disciplinary projects. We tackle global challenges such as climate change, sustainable energy, transport, water supply, and waste management. Our research is enabled by world-class laboratories and facilities.
Professor of Earth Systems Engineering
Sir Clive Granger Building, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD.
The School of Geography strives for excellence in all of its activities, from teaching to research. The school is ranked in the top 100 worldwide for geography according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019.
Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK.
The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences has a long-established reputation for international excellence in teaching and research.
Director of the Sustainable Earth Institute
Whiteknights Rd, Reading RG6 6BG, UK.
Finding solutions to the critical problems in the natural environment requires talented scientists committed to pushing frontiers. Individuals with the knowledge, skill and curiosity to apply the principles of physics and mathematics in new ways.
Professor of Urban Meteorology
Third Floor, Environment Building Department of Environment and Geography University of York, 290 Wentworth Way, York YO10 5NG, UK.
The Stockholm Environment Institute at York is one of the constituent centres of the Stockholm Environment Institute, an independent, international research organisation committed to the implementation of practices supportive of global sustainable development.
Senior Research Fellow