Special Centre for Disaster Research (SCDR)

About Us

A new academic research Centre at JNU which is also  the first transdisciplinary research Centre has finally arrived on the JNU turf. The academic environment at JNU is already multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary at every centre but the new centre which has been given the name ‘Special Centre for Disaster Research’ is transdisciplinary in nature. Transdisciplinarity suggests that the nature of research would not be confined to strict parent disciplines of social sciences or natural sciences but transcend their boundaries and limitations to absorb both the scientific findings which provoke decision making and social sciences sensitivities to decipher and  direct these  findings to communities and institutions of decision making. The three key functional areas are, first; natural sciences, GIS and satellite imagery ,second; communities…..Read more

DRP IN THE MINISTER’S SPEECH IN PARLIAMENT

COLLEGE CLUSTER
COLLEGE CLUSTER
Idea behind the creation of college clusters: JNU-DRP now Special Center for Disaster Research realized that DRR cannot be sustained without involving...
VIDEO CONFERENCING
VIDEO CONFERENCING
Disaster Research Programme, JNU launched a live video conference on 7th January, 2016 at 7:00 PM. The conference connected through the use ICT tool ...
NATIONAL / INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP
National and International Workshops
The international workshop consists the undertakings of 2nd World congress on Disaster Management, 19th to 22nd November, 2015....
PUBLICATION
PUBLICATION
DRP succeeded in working towards two key texts which are presently under the process of publication and shall be released during the course of the year 2017.
LECTURE SERIES
Lecture Series
JNU DRP organized a series of lectures advocating the study of disaster Research and understanding for a large number of students, researchers and professors
RESEARCH
RESEARCH
Under The Spectrum Was Covered A Series Of Research “Exploring Social Sciences Perspectives In T Disaster Research. The Research Was Undertaken By Different Experts ..

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