Ecology, the social sciences and disaster management each take different viewpoints on resilience. How can we join these perspectives up to help rural areas to build their adaptive capacity for their entire range of challenges, including food and water security, climate change, economic viability, and building vibrant, resourceful communities?

Location: St Lucia

Supervisors: Professor Helen Ross, Dr Gomathy Palaniappan

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Project start subject to: UQ human research ethics clearance

Project members

Professor Helen Ross

Professor
School of Agriculture and Food Sciences

Dr Gomathy Palaniappan

Research Fellow & Lecturer in Agric.Ext & Rural Devel & Senior Research Fellow & Research Fellow
School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Senior Research Fellow (CAS)
Centre for Animal Science