Webinar 2: Principles Of Community Resilience – Cases From Around The World

Universitas Surabaya hosted the second public webinar on the 23rd November. The focus of the webinar was to explore the topic of building community resilience. Introducing cases from Mexico, Austria and Indonesia the webinar highlights the need for collaboration between the private, public and third sector in promoting community engagement and in finding solutions for the appropriate management of volunteers. Speakers included:

Pavel Albores, Director of the CRISIS Centre at Aston University who spoke on “The Roles of Civic Society and Volunteers in Humanitarian and Disaster Relief”

Jony Haryanto, Rector President University Jakarta who spoke on “Community Resilience – Learning from Tanjung Lesung and Bali”

Dr Margit Raich, Assistant Professor, UMIT Private University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall, Austria, who spoke on “Community Resilience – the Role of Psychosocial Support”