Project Advisory Group

The Project Advisory Group will:

  • Guide and advise on the general direction for the project.
  • Support the local project work in partner countries.
  • Assist with national and international dissemination of the project as a whole.


  • Cath Larkins, Co-Director of the Centre for Children & Young Peoples’ Participation, University of Central Lancashire, UK
  • Manuel Tironi, Researcher, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Chile
  • Holly Griffin, Psychosocial Project Coordinator, Red Cross Recovery Programme, New Zealand
  • Paolo de Stefani, University of Padua, Italy
  • Kevin  Ronan,  Foundation  Professor  in  Psychology, Central Queensland University, Australia
  • Nick Hall, Head of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation, Save the Children, UK
  • Antony Spalton, Risk Reduction and Resilience Specialist, UNICEF, USA
  • Mervyn Hyde, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
  • Aya Goto, Professor of Health Information and Epidemiology, Center for Integrated Science and Humanities, Fukushima Medical University, Japan