"When do disasters spark transformative policy change and why?"
CNDS Fellow and Research Coordinator, Daniel Nohrstedt (Department of Government, Uppsala University) has recently published an article on transformative policy change as a result of disasters. We have asked him some questions about the article and the need for this topic of research and his answers can be found below. The article is available on Bristol University Press Digital's website.
1. Why is the study of hazards as turning points for transformation toward more sustainable and resilient societies important?