Colloquium at KTH 23/4: Safety, resilience and community

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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


Date: 23 April 2020

Registration Deadline: 17 April

Time: 09.00-17.00

Location: U1, Undervisningshuset, Brinellvägen 28A, level 6 (KTH Campus, Stockholm, Sweden)

Organized by Säkraplatser (KTH), University of Plymouth and Uppsala University.


Read more and register 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.


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