The purpose of the DCSCRN is to promote the study, research and analysis of natural, technological and social disasters with a view to contributing to the development of disaster-resilient European communities and preventing or mitigating the human, economic, social, cultural and psychological effects of disasters.

The DCSCRN Electronic Newsletter is published three times a year (April, August and December). The network welcomes contributions to the newsletter from all interested in disasters, conflicts and social crises. Announcements of conferences, books, film and CD-ROM reviews, reportage on conferences, disaster diaries, brief articles on best and worst practices in disaster prevention and recovery, commentaries on disasters and crises, human interest stories relevant to disasters, etc., should be sent electronically to the Editor, Antti Silvast ( no later than the first of the month of publication.

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