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UK government’s futures think tank to identify actions that could reduce the impacts of disasters

February 10th, 2012 by UK Department for Business Innovation and Skills

The UK Government’s Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Sir John Beddington, has announced that Foresight, the UK government’s futures think tank, has started a project to investigate how to improve anticipation of and resilience to disasters. The project ‘Improving Future Disaster Anticipation and Resilience’ will identify actions that could be taken within the next ten years […]