Review looking at ways to improve the government's use of science advice in predicting and preparing for disasters.
This report summarises the findings from a review into the government’s use of science advice in humanitarian emergencies and disasters. It identifies actions that the UK government can take which will improve the way it plans and responds to international humanitarian disasters.
A second report sets out the progress made against the recommendations 6 months on.
See also the Foresight project, ‘Reducing risk of future disasters’.