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Highlights and Achievements 2013–2021: Showcasing eight years of the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CR

24 June 2021


The CRC was created with a mission to: REDUCE THE RISKS FROM BUSHFIRE CONTRIBUTE TO THE NATIONAL AND NATURAL HAZARDS DISASTER RESILIENCE AGENDA REDUCE THE SOCIAL, BUILD INTERNATIONALLY ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL RENOWNED AUSTRALIAN RESEARCH COSTS OF DISASTERS CAPACITY AND CAPABILITY The Bushfire and Natural Hazards the causes, consequences and The research program was CRC conducted research betwee. [...] Territory and Western Australia, and Academy of Science, the Group included participation from AFAC, of Eight universities, the French The aim of all this activity was to the Bureau of Meteorology, many Embassy, the International make direct connections with people universities and all fire and land Association of Wildland Fire interested in the outcomes of the management agencies across the and t. [...] to assist the 2020 Royal of Sydney), Dr Philip Zylstra Commission and the state (Curtin University) and Prof Mark The series enabled an informative inquiries in understanding Adams (Swinburne University of and accessible discussion of the the issues and solutions in Technology). [...] This section showcases the best and the latest research from the CRC, Over eight years, the priority universities, land management grouped around themes according for the Bushfire and Natural agencies, research organisations, or to how the research is being used – Hazards CRC was to conduct the many government departments by agencies, government and the research that was useful, high- and non-gove. [...] The University of Melbourne examined the enablers The CRC funded the project, which began in 2017, and and barriers to successful recovery by looking into the University of Melbourne and Massey University the many forms of capital and their interactions in New Zealand were the lead collaborators.


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