Professorial Lecture - “Being Afraid Effectively: Cross-cultural perspectives on disaster risk reduction”


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Presenter:  Professor Douglas Paton

Date: Nov 08, 2016

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Contact person:  Charles Darwin University
T: 08 8946 6554
E: cduevents@cdu.edu.au

Location:  University Theatre, Building Orange 3, Casuarina campus

Professor Douglas Paton, from the School of Psychological and Clinical Sciences, will give the lecture titled “Being Afraid Effectively: Cross-cultural perspectives on disaster risk reduction”. Against the prediction that disasters are expected to increase in the coming decade, Professor Paton will highlight the need for risk reduction strategies and question the cultural reasons surrounding preparedness.

Everyone is welcome, but bookings are essential. RSVP by E: cduevents@cdu.edu.au or T: 08 8946 6554.