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The following table presents international magazines, newspapers and blogs with a special focus on emergency management issues


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Research*eu The regular magazine highlights the most promising project outcomes in a range of domains, with a focus on a particular theme in every issue Website
Crisis Response Journal Crisis Response Journal, along with its associated channels, is the global information resource that covers all aspects of human-induced disasters or natural hazards, spanning response, disaster risk reduction, resilience, business continuity and security.

The global readership comprises senior officers and strategists from: Local and national governments; front-line emergency response and civil protection organisations; major international institutions; non governmental organisations and the third sector; emergency planners & responders; academic and training institutions, critical infrastructure security and emergency response experts (ie ports, airports, refineries, energy and water installations); along with a range of other actors in the prevention, response, resilience and continuity fields

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International Journal of Emergency Services The journal provides a platform for the development of scholarship in the management of all emergency services, including universal services such as Fire and Rescue, Police, and Ambulance services and more specialised services such as the Coastguard, Air-Sea or Mountain Rescue. The journal is interested in the functioning of the emergency services, in the planning, prevention and recovery stages of emergencies and disasters, and in responses and reactions to emergencies. Website
Emergency Medicine Journal The journal is an international peer review journal covering pre-hospital and hospital emergency medicine, and critical care. The journal publishes original research, evidence-based reviews and commentaries on resuscitation, trauma, minor injuries, disaster preparedness and response, toxicology, acute medical and paediatric emergencies, diagnostic testing, teaching, clinical operations, decision making and reflections on clinical practice. The journal is aimed at doctors, nurses, paramedics and ambulance staff. Website Facebook Twitter
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction This is the journal for researchers, policymakers and practitioners across diverse disciplines: earth sciences and their implications; environmental sciences; engineering; urban studies; geography; and the social sciences. IJDRR publishes fundamental and applied research, critical reviews, policy papers and case studies with a particular focus on multi-disciplinary research that aims to reduce the impact of natural, technological, social and intentional disasters. IJDRR stimulates exchange of ideas and knowledge transfer on disaster research, mitigation, adaptation, prevention and risk reduction at all geographical scales: local, national and international. Website Facebook
Journal of Flood Risk Management The Journal of Flood Risk Management published on behalf of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management ( provides an international platform for knowledge sharing in all areas related to flood risk. Its explicit aim is to disseminate ideas across the range of disciplines where flood related research is carried out and it provides content ranging from leading edge academic papers to applied content with the practitioner in mind. Website Twitter
Safety & Security Magazines / Journals Online list magazines in English language dealing with safety and security

Example: (British association of public safety officials)

Website provides a list of worldwide printmedia which can be accessed online sorted by country (if available) Website


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Frederiksbergliv Local newspaper Website The Danish subdomain of provides a list of Danish printmedia which can be accessed online




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Behörden Spiegel Behörden Spiegel is Germany's largest and oldest magazine for the state authorities and its employees.

The monthly Behörden Spiegel is the information medium for public administration with the highest acceptance. With a circulation of 104,000 copies, approximately 370,000 readers pick up Behörden Spiegel as an information medium every month. In order to meet the current needs of the readers, Behörden Spiegel also has three electronic newsletters (E-Government Newsletter and Newsletter Network Security and Newsletter Defence), which reach the respective readers from the target groups on a weekly basis. Thanks to their brief presentations, they also serve to provide up-to-date information to politicians and executives with tight time budgets. In addition, Behörden Spiegel organises congresses and conferences at which the topics described above are discussed with politicians, administrators and the business community. A close interlocking of newspaper and online editors with the programme management of the events automatically turns them into media events and also ensures sophisticated content from the editors' point of view.

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BRANDSCHUTZ DFZ BRANDSchutz/Deutsche Feuerwehr-Zeitung is the leading and oldest journal for the entire fire service, for rescue services and environmental protection.

Main audience: Career fire officers from professional fire brigades

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CRISIS PREVENTION CRISIS PREVENTION (CP) is the official magazine for hazard prevention, internal security and disaster relief and covers the broad spectrum of editorial content that is necessary across disciplines and departments to keep the readership comprehensively up to date and to provide assistance for the daily management of tasks and optimisation of operations. The readers are heads of departments, multipliers and security officers from authorities and organisations with safety tasks (BOS), aid organisations, operators of critical infrastructures, the Federal Armed Forces as well as federal offices and associations, ministries and administrations. Website Facebook
Im Einsatz IM EINSATZ is aimed at all staff working in civil protection; e.g. ambulance service, rapid response groups, volunteer and full-time leaders and helpers in all German-speaking countries. Website Facebook Twitter
RETTUNGSDIENST RETTUNGSDIENST is Europe's highest-circulation subscription journal for prehospital emergency medicine. The journal is aimed at all those working in rescue services and clinicians involved in emergency medical services, paramedics, officials of aid organisations as well as fire brigades and occupational health services. Website Facebook Twitter
BOS-LEITSTELLE AKTUELL BOS-LEITSTELLE AKTUELL is aimed at all operators of control centers for hazard prevention: in fire protection, rescue services and disaster control as well as control centers of the police or security control centers of plant fire departments. It offers interested executives as well as dedicated control center dispatchers or administrative specialists responsible for public order authorities well-founded technical knowledge Website Facebook Twitter
112 Magazin 112 MAGAZIN is the magazine for safety and hazard prevention, fire protection, the entire fire service, rescue services and those involved in civil protection, disaster control and relief organisations. Website
Polizei & Wissenschaft - Online The journal Polizei & Wissenschaft offers the opportunity for scientific communication of topics relevant to the police. It sees itself as an interface between science and the police. Through its interdisciplinary orientation, a wide variety of scientific and practical perspectives are interlinked. These include in particular the fields of psychology, law, sociology, political science, medicine, occupational science and sports science. But of course, police-relevant knowledge from disciplines not classically associated with the term police, such as economics, linguistics, computer science, electrical engineering and the like, will also be used. Website The German subdomain of provides a list of German printmedia which can be accessed online



German region

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NWZ Online The Nordwest-Zeitung is the most important information and communications provider in northwestern Germany

NWZONLINE is the internet portal with average access > 6.2 mio / month and > 7000 subscribers

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Rivista Ufficiale dei Vigili del Fuoco Official magazine of the Corpo Nazionale dei Vigili del Fuoco (Italian State Fire Service) Website
La Protezione Civile Italiana La Protezione Civile Italiana is the first monthly

periodical of information and studies on the activity of prevention, relief and environmental protection in our country, founded in 1981 under the high Patronage of the Minister for the Coordination of Civil Protection. Our magazine proposes, thanks to an ever-growing knowledge of the problems and to a capillary diffusion, to sensitize the public opinion on the programs carried out regarding the prevention of natural or man-made calamities, interventions for the recovery of economic and social life in the areas affected by them, measures to be taken against environmental degradation, pollution and, last but not least, fires and floods that every year afflict Italy with an increasingly worrying escalation.

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Il Giornale della Protezione Civile Il Giornale della Protezione Civile is an independent online newspaper dealing with civil protection in a broad sense and relief in general.The goal is to become through its work a reference point for practitioners and citizens. Website Facebook Twitter
Emergenza 2.0 BLOG from Chiara Bianchini journalist, blogger, social media manager, trainer and disaster manager. Website Facebook Twitter
Rivista dell’associazione Italiana insegnatia di geografia Magazine of the Italian association of geography teachers Website Facebook Twitter The Italian subdomain of provides a list of Italian printmedia which can be accessed online




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Brand&Brandweer Brand & Brandweer features articles about the fire service in all its facets: repression & prevention, disaster relief & crisis management, management & organisation and current news from the fire brigades. Website Twitter
Vakblad V&VN Ambulancezorg The journal Vakblad V&VN Ambulancezorg is the official journal of the professional association V&VN Ambulancezorg. Website
De Reddingboot The journal De Reddingboot is the official journal of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij. Website
AUP The key aim of Amsterdam University Press (AUP) is to make current research available to scholars, students, innovators, and the general public. AUP stands for scholarly excellence, global presence, and engagement with the international academic community. Website Facebook Twitter The Dutch subdomain of provides a list of Dutch printmedia which can be accessed online