Associate Professor, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Indrajit Pal is an Associate Professor and the chair of the Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management and Deputy Director of the Research Center "South- and South East Asia Multi-disciplinary Applied Research Network on Transforming Societies of Global South (SMARTS)" at, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. Dr. Pal is Advisor to DRR and Governance in Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES). Dr. Pal has published 12 books and over 100 academic papers and book chapters. His research area includes disaster risk governance, vulnerability, risk and resilience assessment, climate risk, critical infrastructure resilience and DRR Inovation.