Advice to policy and decision makers


Providing scientific advice for security and disaster research at national and international level

  • continuous dialogue with political and social decision-makers

  • Advising politicians, the business community and the public on future issues in the context of security and disaster research

Advisory body for the Federal Government for the management of disasters

  • Expert advice for decision-makers in public authorities and organizations of the federal and state governments on urgent disaster issues

  • Establishment of a 24/7 reachback capacity for expert advice during disasters

Providing expertise to national and international decision makers

  • Networking with national and international scientific networks and institutions (e.g., Global Crisis Center Network, Joint Research Center)

  • Networking and communication with media representatives to provide expert knowledge