Enhancing Disaster Preparedness: Chapter 11 - Informality versus short-term regularization of the Syrian refugees' situation in Lebanon
Enhancing Disaster Preparedness, From Humanitarian Architecture to Community Resilience, 2021, Pages 209-222
This chapter supports SDGs 10 and 16 by looking into proposals for policy change regarding the management of legal, socioeconomic, and urban aspects of the Syrian refugee crisis.
Understanding Disaster Risk, Chapter 4.3 - Risk management for forest fires at a world heritage site: Vulnerability and response capacity by Rapa Nui indigenous community
Understanding Disaster Risk, 2021, Pages 257-277
This book chapter advances SDG10 and 16 by investigating practices for disaster response that take indigenous communities into account--something that is often ignored or even actively opposed.
23rd September 2020
By mapping the state of research within each SDG area, this report acknowledges the pivotal role research plays in tackling some of the world’s greatest challenges. It aims to better understand the research community’s global sustainable development efforts and assesses the progress made, as well as unmet research needs.
Over the past five years, we have used data and analytics to help the research and healthcare communities navigate the sea of research and to put collaboration, both interdisciplinary and internati
Elsevier, Women's Studies International Forum, Volume 82, September - October 2020
To better understand how gender impacts parliamentary representation, we analysed representative claims made by parliamentarians in India, the world's largest democracy.
Elsevier, Forensic Science International, Volume 314, September 2020
Evaluation of critical aspects in clinical and forensic management of sexual violence: A multicentre Ge.F.I. project
Violence against women is a violation of human rights, crossing all cultures, classes, levels of education, earnings, ethnic and age groups.
Elsevier, Computer Law and Security Review, Volume 38, September 2020
A vulnerability analysis: Theorising the impact of artificial intelligence decision-making processes on individuals, society and human diversity from a social justice perspective
The article examines a number of ways in which the use of artificial intelligence technologies to predict the performance of individuals and to reach decisions concerning the entitlement of individual
18th September 2020
This special issue explores the influence that insects and other invertebrates have on ecosystem services and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and makes a case for insect science to promote a sustainability science approach.
Elsevier, Current Opinion in Insect Science, Volume 40, August 2020
Insects such as the black soldier fly (BSF) are a nutritious feed component for livestock with high protein levels. BSF can be reared on a wide range of organic residual streams.
Elsevier, Building and Environment, Volume 180, August 2020
Can indoor sports centers be allowed to re-open during the COVID-19 pandemic based on a certificate of equivalence?
Within a time span of only a few months, the SARS-CoV-2 virus has managed to spread across the world.