Individual and Community Resilience

By | November 16th, 2017|Conferences and Events, Recent Work|

Dr Moreton shared her experiences and her research findings with the Emergency Management team from the Department of Health and Human Services (VIC), at their recent leadership retreat (2017).  Dr Moreton’s presentation and the subsequent discussion addressed the question of whether those organisations who respond and assist communities affected by crises (including government, and focussing on all hazards), actually strengthen […]

“Try, Test and Learn” – community co-design

By | November 16th, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton has assisted Kinnford Consulting and as part of their team, has co-facilitated community engagement and co-design workshops with community members in a NSW community.  The focus of these workshops was to develop and enhance an idea generated from within the community, to strengthen their community capital, and to enhance the capacity of […]

ACT Bushfire Council (member)

By | November 16th, 2017|Committees and Appointments, Recent Work|

Dr Moreton has been appointed by Minister Mick Gentleman, and therefore joins the ACT Bushfire Council for a period of 3 years (2017-2020).  She joins a strong and capable Council providing advice to the Minister for Police and Emergency Services.  This appointment provides Dr Moreton with an opportunity to provide advice and contribution to ensure […]

Research Advisory Group – (WHGNE) Long term resilience project

By | November 16th, 2017|Committees and Appointments, Recent Work|

Dr Moreton was invited to join the Research Advisory Group that supports the project outlined below.  This project is funded by a National Disaster Resilience Grant (NDRG), with funding provided to a consortium as outlined.

New research: What contributes to long-term disaster resilience?

Monash University, Women’s Health Goulburn North East and Women’s Health in the North are undertaking new research […]

Australian Institute of Disaster Resilience (AIDR) – Community Recovery Handbook

By | November 16th, 2017|Recent Work, Signature Projects|

Dr Moreton has been engaged to review the case studies currently included in the Community Recovery Handbook from the AIDR Handbook Series.  This work will consolidate and revitalise the current set of case studies included in that Handbook, and complements the work of the Community Recovery Handbook Working Group (of which Dr Moreton has been […]