Natural Catastrophes

After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

The tragedy in Haiti, the latest in a decade that saw no shortage of natural catastrophes throughout the world, has prompted a re-evaluation of disaster preparedness and response.

 
Effects of Climate Change

Effects of Climate Change

Experts suggest that climate change could have an increasingly serious effect on coastal flooding.

 
Disaster Risk Management Reborn

Disaster Risk Management Reborn

Traditional ways of managing disaster risks are not applicable in today’s globalized economy.

 
Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Planning

Examining the basics of business continuity planning.

 
The Decade of Risk

The Decade of Risk

Over the past 10 years, a series of high-profile events have transformed the risk management discipline from a mere afterthought to an indispensible part of the business strategy of every organization. What does the future hold?