Dr Alison Lloyd Williams

Honorary Researcher

Research Overview

Alison draws on creative and arts-based methods to research youth and community participation in disaster risk management, recovery and resilience building. Since 2014 she has been involved in a range of projects across the UK, Europe, Asia and Africa that have researched the experiences of disaster-affected communities and promoted youth voice and action on issues including flooding, coastal change, nuclear disaster and the climate crisis. Through this work Alison has collaborated with emergency planners, scientists, health practitioners, NGOs and schools, among others.