Mapping Disastrous Natural Hazards Using Global Datasets
Duration: June 2005 - on-going
The scope of this paper is to present improved automated procedures for a rapid mapping of large disastrous hazard events (floods, earthquakes, cyclones and volcanoes) using Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and available global datasets.
Hy Dao (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva), Pascal Peduzzi (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva), Christian Herold (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva)
Global Change and Vulnerability
UNEP region: Global
Disasters and Conflicts
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