Information – Lessons in Disaster: Educating for Resilience through Men’s and Women’s Experience of Disaster

gender disaster management

Breaking news: Guest speaker at Gender Equity and Disaster session: Dr Christine Eriksen, University of Wollongong. Author of ‘Gender and Wildfire: Landscapes of Uncertainty’. Guest speaker at Living LGBTI and Disaster session: Assoc. Prof. Dale Dominey-Howes, University of Sydney. Dale leads a large national research project funded by the Australian Research Council on the experiences and needs of LGBTI people … Read More

The inaugural Claire Zara memorial oration

photos of Claire Zara

On 7th July 2015, Victoria’s Emergency Management conference hosted the Inaugural Claire Zara Memorial Oration.   This 70 minute session commemorated the ground-breaking contributions of our dear friend and WHGNE colleague, Claire. The Oration was given by Australia’s Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick,  Sir Angus Houston, and Dominic Lane, all of whom noted the significance of Claire’s work in this field. As … Read More