Rebuilding After 3/11: Vulnerability and Empowerment

October 31, 2012

“Social Capital’s Role in Building Resilience” will be the focus of Network for the Future Cohort I scholar Daniel Aldrich’s (Associate Professor of Political Science, Purdue University) presentation at a November 30 symposium at the United Nations University in Tokyo.  For more information about the event, please click here.

Please note that this event will be conducted in English only; no Japanese interpretation will be provided.

This is the latest in a series of events related to the UNU-ISP Human Security and Natural Disasters project, which examines the relevance and significance of a human security framework in preparing for, reacting to and understanding the impacts of natural disasters on people. More information about the project can be found here:

For further information or any queries, please contact Christopher Hobson ( or Nicholas Turner (

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