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Mapping of CBRN Risks in the Context of the EU

This report titled Integrated Directory on the CBRN Risk Spectrum examines the types of CBRN risks and CBRN risk trajectories. The types of CBRN risks of relevance to the EU CBRN policy context are analysed in terms of perceptions, sources, and factors. CBRN risk trajectories are analysed in terms of the impact of CBRN-related scientific […]

WHO: Country Preparedness and Response Status for COVID-19

The World Health Organisation publishes a regularly updated Country Preparedness and Response Status for COVID-19 report which is intended to facilitate risk and capacity assessments, in order to identify key response requirements in countries as the COVID-19 situation evolves. The Status report draws upon data collected through the Electronic States Parties Self-Assessment Annual Reporting Tool […]

Basic Psychosocial Skills – A Guide for COVID-19 Responders

On 26 May 2020, the UN Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC), the highest-level humanitarian coordination forum of the UN system published a guidance document – Basic Psychosocial Skills: A Guide for COVID-19 Responders – aimed at building basic psychosocial skills among all essential workers responding to COVID-19 in all sectors. The IASC brings together the executive […]

30 Years of Nuclear Safety Culture

In 2019, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) published a report titled, Human and Organisational Aspects of Assuring Nuclear Safety – Exploring 30 Years of Safety Culture. The report provides an overview of the proceedings of an international conference on nuclear safety that the IAEA held in February 2016 in Vienna, Austria. This conference was […]