The Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM) Society, was launched in October 2009 at the 9th IIASA-DPRI Conference on Integrated Disaster Risk Management in Kyoto, Japan with the participation of over 100 international experts, practitioners, and individuals from more than 20 different countries working in the disaster risk management field.

The three last annual conferences were held in:

  • Isfahan, Iran in October 2016 “Disaster and Development: Towards a Risk Aware Society”.
  • Reykjavik, Iceland in August, 2017 “Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction and Societal Resilience in a Complex World”.
  • Sydney, Australia in October 2018 “Data-Driven Approaches to Integrated Disaster Management”.

To find information about the IDRiM Society, how to become a member, important news and events, as well as links to other resources and organizations :



Group photo at the launching of the IDRiM Society
on 15 October 2009 at Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

Source : IDRiM Society