“Disaster Justice in Anthropocene Asia and the Pacific,” 17 Nov 2016 – 18 Nov 2016, Singapour


This interdisciplinary conference brings together research on environmental disasters in Asia to illuminate questions of disaster justice from historical and contemporary perspectives. As all disasters occur in political space, disaster justice is situated in spheres of governance and in the context of Asia’s rapidly urbanizing societies that are increasingly impacted by the advent of the Anthropocene, namely, the destructive human transformations of nature that are significant drivers of environmental disasters. As awareness grows of human complicity in creating socially and spatially uneven vulnerabilities to disasters, discontents and mobilizations for disaster justice are being generated as moral claims for more effective and inclusive modes of disaster prevention, mitigation, management and redress. 

Date limite d’envoi des abstracts : 30 juin 2016

https://ari.nus.edu.sg/Event/Detail/ec34013b-d000-4f71-a964-9e6c4b3db1b0

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