Welcome to the Centre for Societal Risk Research, CSR
Impacts of climate change on India
Welcome to an open seminar with Professor Manoj Mishra from Banaras Hindu University on the effects of global warming and climate change on India, with a specific focus on food and water security.
Researcher visit from Bangladesh
During week 33 CSR were visited by a delegation of researchers from Bangladesh. The visit was part of an ongoing project, consequences to human health in Bangladesh by Climate Change, which aims at developing a strong research network in the field of Climate change and health.
Digital Well Arena-talk on healthy aging
Friday 26 August CSR:s Johanna Gustavsson presented lessons learned from the project healthy senior (Swe: Sund Senior) at the Digital Well Arena at Karlstad Stadshotellet.
A selection of the most recent publications from CSR-affiliated researchers.
Two years into the Covid-19 pandemic and eleven years since the Fukushima nuclear disaster
March 11 marked the day of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan that caused thousands of fatalities and the nuclear disaster in Fukushima. On the same day, two years ago, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that COVID-19 could be characterized as a pandemic. These two crises are emblematic of how natural hazards and related disasters continue to pose a major threat to societies.