• University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Disaster Risk Reduction in the Built Environment Early Warning systems including Risk based/informed early warning Understanding disaster risks Preparedness for response and Post-Disaster Reconstruction Gender-Responsive Disaster Risk Reduction Disaster resilience from the perspective of the social/political, economic and physical sciences Social impact of reconstruction Capacity building for disaster mitigation and reconstruction Post-conflict reconstruction Facilities and business continuity management and investment in disaster resilience

  • 1491 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
20002020

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SFDRR, Coherence with SDGs and the Role of Government

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

12 Jul 2019

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LOCALISING STRATEGIES FOR MAKING CITIES RESILIENT TO DISASTERS

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

3 Jul 2019

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Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems for resilience building to extremes and disasters

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

19 Jun 2019

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Global uptake of Green Infrastructure (Eco-DRR)

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

17 May 2019

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Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems for resilience building to extremes and disasters

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

14 May 2019

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Round Table discussion on Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker), Richard Haigh (Invited speaker) & Nuwan Dias (Speaker)

26 Mar 2019

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Round Table on Multi-hazard Business Continuity Management for Small and Medium Enterprises

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

17 Jan 2019

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Understanding Urban and Local Challenges and Opportunities

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

21 Nov 2018

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International Observer Report on Sri Lanka

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker) & Richard Haigh (Invited speaker)

15 Nov 2018

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Technical, Legal and Socio-Cultural Complexities in Multi-Hazard Early Warning

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

25 Sep 2018

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“Making Cities Resilient” and Localising Global Frameworks

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

11 Sep 2018

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Disaster Risk Reduction Partnerships: A 2030 Vision for a Disaster Resilient Future in Sri Lanka

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

23 Aug 2018

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Upstream-Downstream Interface in Edito - End Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation Systems

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

2 May 2018

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When Natural Hazards and Man Made Disasters Meet: Tsunami and Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

30 Apr 2018

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“Earthquakes Don't Kill, Poorly Constructed Buildings Do"

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

2018

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Disasters and Resilience to the Broader Agenda of Eradicating Poverty

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

11 Jul 2017

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Mainstreaming Disaster Resilience in the Construction Process

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

30 Jun 2017

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Raising Your Profile

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

14 Jun 2017

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Risk Awareness and Future Challenges: The Role of Research and Development

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

6 Dec 2016

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Risk Awareness and Future Challenges: The Role of Research and Development

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Keynote speaker)

6 Dec 2016

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Disaster Risk Governance at the Local Level

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

16 Jun 2016

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Developing a Resilient Built Environment

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

18 May 2016

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Managing Housing Needs in Post Conflict Housing Reconstruction

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

6 May 2016

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"Words into Action" Guideline for the Sendai Framework

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker) & Richard Haigh (Speaker)

26 Jan 2016

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Raising Your Profile: How to Let Others Know You are Doing OK!

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

28 Oct 2015

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Disaster Risk Mitigation for Infrastructure – Global Perspective

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker) & Richard Haigh (Speaker)

31 Jul 2015

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Improving Disaster Resilience and Mitigation

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

6 Nov 2013

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Resilience as "Ordinary Magic": A Transformational Approach to Community Resilience

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

29 Aug 2013

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Challenges in Managing Housing Needs in Post Conflict Housing Reconstruction

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

8 Jul 2013

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When Natural and Man-Made Disasters Meet Together

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Speaker)

1 Jun 2013

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Social Vulnerability

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

19 Mar 2013

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Building Disaster Resilient Communities

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

Mar 2013

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Raising Your Research Profile

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

Mar 2013

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Role and Impact of Disaster Risk Reduction Networks for Local Capacity Development

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

19 Sep 2012

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Disaster Risk Reduction Measure in Bangladesh

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

28 Jun 2012

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Post-Disaster Reconstruction of the Built Environment: Rebuilding for Resilience

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

28 Feb 2012

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Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction: Examples from Post Disaster Reconstruction

Dilanthi Amaratunga (Invited speaker)

Sep 2011

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