student Vlogs02 October 2022

Cutting the Mustard: Domestic Disasters and Unpreparedness - Brighter Futures

Episode 9John Preston discusses with Jules Pretty disasters, emergencies and preparedness. His research looks at two things at the power communities have to act in different situations and how policy is developed and implemented. He highlights that sometimes policy does not correspond with how people actually behave..

Brighter Futures is the film series from the Centre for Public and Policy Engagement at the University of Essex about how research can influence policy and change people's lives.

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