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… To guide Europe’s implementation of the four priorities of action and seven global targets of the Sendai Framework, the European Forum for … made by European countries since 2015, at the conclusion of the Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA), the predecessor to the Sendai Framework. This report serves to identify … and response. … To guide Europe’s implementation of the four priorities of action and seven global targets of the Sendai Framework, the European Forum for …
The Greater Paris Region and MASA Group have been working alongside to test contingency plans with the artificial intelligent simulation platform MASA SYNERGY. As a result these contingency plans were updated. In a second stage, senior crisis staff, emergency services personnel and the private sector were trained to deal with the impact of this continge…
… of increasing the efficiency of the hydrometeorological provision of the population and industrial enterprises is directly related to the digital transformation of support facilities … the identification of natural hazards. The author also analyzes data visualization tools, automatic information delivery, and decision support; assesses the potential …
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 guides Member States in reflecting on their own systems for disaster risk management and to foster disaster risk reduction efforts at national and local level. The first priority of the Sendai Framework calls for systematic collection, recording and sharing of disaster loss data with the ulti…
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3 August 2016
This technical background paper discusses volcanic ash fall hazard modelling, implemented at the global and local scales (Napoli, Italy). These models are probabilistic whereas outputs are in the form of hazard maps and curves that show the probabilities associated with exceeding key hazard thresholds at the given locations. The scarcity of detailed em…
This background paper provides a resource for the relative analysis of volcanic hazard and risk around the world on the basis of regions and individual countries with volcanoes that have been active in the last 10,000 years.  Global information can mask the fact that there are great variations between countries with active volcanoes in terms of the numb…
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11 February 2010
Mobilizing, collecting and sharing information in crisis or risk situations, final report: This document reports on a project aimed at studying the dissemination, collection and use of health information in risk and crisis situations. The research was carried out in Geneva, Madagascar and Cameroon by a team of researchers from Geneva University and La…
… participation in planning and managing early warning systems as a key component in risk reduction programming which will save lives and property. The compilation is aimed at … country to build awareness on the importance of early warning systems as part of disaster risk reduction. The examples in the first section of the publication - …
The Asia-Pacific disaster report, 2010: This report addresses the exponential increase of disaster risks in Asia-Pacific, as a result of the compounding effects of inequitable economic growth patterns, population pressures and extreme climatic events. It is centred on the thinking that good efforts made by Asia-Pacific countries in reducing vulnerabil…
Investing in resilience - accelerating the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action in the Americas: A declaration in which the participants of the Regional platform for disaster risk reduction in the Americas acknowledge the work being developed in the region surrounding disaster risk reduction, as guided by the principles and priorities set o…