On 14 November 2018 the European Parliament voted on a legislation to update the way emergency calls are managed in the EU. The telecommunications legislation – European Electronic...
LastQuake is a unique earthquake detection system. It’s a perfect blend of collaborative work from eyewitnesses and of data collection from seismic institutes. Do you know how it...
Giada Brandani, University of Florence, reveals the CARISMAND concept and main findings in the 7/2018 edition of Toscana Medica - a monthly magazine published by the Order of Medics and Physicians...
Review of actors, processes, national/regional policies for different types of disasters and the different stages of disaster management
Possibilities to transform emotions related to citizens’ risk perceptions into active behaviour
Review of the legal situation of citizens in disaster situations, in particular regarding human rights, privacy rights, and any form of cultural rights (e.g. protection of minorities)
Possibilities and current practices of how cultural aspects can enhance the ability of citizens and communities to prepare themselves, respond efficiently and accelerate recovery processes