Registration now open! 23 April 2020
Colloquium: Safety, resilience and community: Challenges and opportunities beyond the city, 23 April 2020.
Welcome to KTH for a full day about safety and resilience. We will focus on safety issues in all settings but in particular in rural contexts. We assess how the on-going Global-Local transformations affect the everyday life of those groups living in most sparsely populated areas.
Prof. Richard Yarwood, University of Plymouth
Crime, policing and global transformations in rural areas
Prof. Susanne Stenbacka, Uppsala University
Blue light in green surroundings: Challenges and opportunities for emergency and rescue services in rural Sweden
Prof. Joseph F. Donnermeyer, The Ohio State University
Community readiness and the safety and security of rural people and communities
You can find the Preliminary Program here
The colloquium will be held in English and Swedish.
This event is free-of-charge, but a no-show fee of 1000 SEK may be charged.
If you wish to present your research, please submit a title and an abstract in the registration form. Note: We cannot guarantee automatic acceptance.
You can download the poster here
Date: 23 April 2020
Registration Deadline: 17 April
Location: U1, Undervisningshuset, Brinellvägen 28A, level 6 (KTH Campus, Stockholm, Sweden)
Organized by Säkraplatser (KTH), University of Plymouth and Uppsala University.