Richard Gordon
Richard Gordon
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Richard Gordon is the Director of Bournemouth University Disaster Management Centre (BUDMC). Richard has provided disaster management consultancy, project management and training to government ministries, national security forces, media, industry, emergency services and non-governmental organisations. His work covers the full spectrum of disaster management including integrated planning, command and control systems, risk assessment, early warning, community based risk reduction, and communication and situational awareness. Bournemouth University Disaster Management Centre (BUDMC) has developed an international reputation for excellence in the provision of disaster management education, training and technical assistance. We are renowned for our highly interactive, overseas ‘in-country’ training programmes tackling a range of issues within disaster and crisis management. BUDMC creates bespoke training courses, tailored to clients’ needs, delivered worldwide, providing technical assistance to governments and organisations. We assist in the development of strategic plans relating to risk reduction, response and recovery. Drawing upon UK experience and national governments around the world, BUDMC fosters global best practice and develops cohesion between government departments, emergency services, the military, tourism, aid agencies and more.

Integrating emergency planning with tourism and travel: Part 2

More than a billion of us travel between countries each year, and many times more than that travel within their own country. We travel for a variety of purposes, (including, leisure, business, health, sport, visiting friends and relatives, and religion)…

Integrating emergency planning with tourism and travel: Part 1

More than a billion of us travel between countries each year, and many times more than that travel within their own country. We travel for a variety of purposes, (including, leisure, business, health, sport, visiting friends and relatives, and religion)…


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