Network Communication During the Forest Fire in Västmanland

On behalf of the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB), Catrin Johansson and Emelie Bäck examines how communication about the forest fire in Västmanland worked during the most critical phase.

In the study, the researchers examined the meetings with several relevant organisations coordinated by the MSB in order to coordinate the communication to the public. The results are compiled in a report that was completed  2015. It will be used in the further development of working together with the informer networks.

Facts about the project

Project Manager
Prof. Catrin Johansson
August 2014 – Mars 2015
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency