How Ready Were We, as a Nation, for COVID-19?

Executive Director of the National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre and Crisis Expert will discuss COVID-19 PROFESSOR LEN NOTARAS AM Image Credit: NCCTRC The Disaster & Emergency Conference Program Committee is happy to announce that it has secured a…

Community Resilience and Community Led Recovery: One is Reality, the Other an Achievable Goal

Australian emergency management strategies, frameworks and plans consistently reflect the desire to create and support resilient communities, capable of responding and adapting to any disaster that affects them.   This aspiration is reflected at the national level (the National Strategy…

The Role of NGOs in Building Sustainable Community Resilience

The Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference  would like to thank Ms Julie Molloy, Director, Social Engagements, Volunteering Queensland for presenting this paper at the 2013 conference held 28-30 May Mercure Brisbane. Julie discussed the broad role…