Issue 157

Issue 157

 17th August 2020

COVID-19 INFORMATION

UK Government 

NHS 

EPC 

 

RECOMMENDED READ 

How (Not) to Make Your Organisation More Resilient and Cope Better When the Next Crisis Hits

 

WEEKLY WATCH 

How Do We Stop Pandemics Before They Begin?

 

PUBLICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS 

JESIP: News 27

UNDRR: Hazard Definition and Classification Review

EU EIOPA: Issues Paper on Resilience Solutions for Pandemics

ICPEM: ALERT Summer 2020

30 Days 30 Ways UK: 2020 Schedule (Resilience Direct sign-in required)

 

MEDIA AND ARTICLES

BSI Consults on New Standard for Managing Psychosocial Risks in the Work Environment

'Highest Temperature on Earth' as Death Valley, US Believed to Have Hit 54.4C

Research Finds That Cyber Crisis Preparation is Failing to Adapt to Modern Threats

Record Number of Aid Workers Attacked in 2019

NCSC Removes Over 300,000 URLs Linking to Investment Scams With Fake Celebrity Endorsements

Surreal Scenes Inside Russia’s Battle Against the Pandemic

Morrisons Considers Ditching All 'Bags for Life' for Paper

InterPol Report Highlights ‘Alarming Rate’ of Cyber Attacks During COVID-19

Where’s Our Next Shock Coming From?

INCB, WHO and UNODC Statement on Access to Internationally Controlled Medicines During COVID-19 Pandemic

 

UPCOMING EPC COURSES

ONSITE:

Starting Out in Civil Protection (7th - 11th Sep)

Debriefing Emergencies and Exercises (16th Sep)

CONNECTED LEARNING SUITE (CLS):

Key Aspects of Civil Protection (16th Sep)

Key Insights Into Human Aspects (18th Sep)

 

We are learning together how to adapt to cope with the impacts of COVID-19. The EPC training is continually improved and adapted to align to Government policy, doctrine and guidance. With the evolving impact of the global pandemic, we have selected the most appropriate subject areas and revised our content to ensure that it remains relevant.

Click here to learn more about our virtual training capability, the Connected Learning Suite (CLS).

For a complete and brand-new schedule of blended learning opportunities, please visit the EPC website to book your place.

 

We hope you have found this week’s Resilience Round-Up useful and interesting. Click here to view previous issues and sign up for the Resilience Round-Up and other EPC publications.

 

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