Professor Richard Haigh, University of Huddersfield, spoke to UK Research and Innovation to produce a short YouTube clip on his work on climate change and disaster risk in Indoensia. This included the current project’s work in Jakarta and Bandung. This series of videos speaking to researchers is part of the UKRI run-up to COP26. The clip is publicly available. UKRI YouTube Channel has over 2,400 subscribers and the video was viewed 53 times in three days. High level dissemination platforms like UKRI has given wider scope towards an international audience about the studies conducted in Jakarta, Bandung and Padang. Based on the studies, Professor Haigh has pointed out the importance of the development of new knowledge along with policy development that is evidence based.