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Carla Tavares
Participating in the MCR2030 campaign inspired Amadora, Portugal, to promote DRR through partnerships, awareness and public information sessions, as well as investment in emergency planning.
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2022
This study aims to present the most promising technologies in the field of firefight and control of wildfires.
Spain - government Instituto Nacional da Propriedade Industrial
Local leaders forum at the GP2022 on 23 May 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
Local governments play an essential role in disaster risk reduction and building resilience. At UNDRR’s 2022 Global Platform, the Local Leaders Forum opened a productive discussion on important issues around disaster resilience at city and district level.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Vector city concept
Matosinhos in Portugal and the Province of Potenza in Italy were recognised for pioneering strategies to reduce the impact of disasters including fires and earthquakes.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
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2022
This contributing paper takes a look at a new risk prevention and mitigation approach allowing residents and school community from susceptible areas to build a collective response to emergency situations in matters of prevention and intervention. 
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Carla Tavares
Amadora's Senior Academy is a world-class example of a successful, inter-generational approach, educating children about disaster risks and about staying safe.
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2019
The present study aimed to evaluate the greenness, humidity and senescence conditions of the vegetation prior to the 2017 large wildfire of Braga, as well as its severity, using spectral indices.
GEO-ECO-TROP
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2022
This research presents a methodology to extract relevant information from multiple sources post-event and a database building process that is applied to two contrasting estuaries in the Western European coastal area.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Science
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2020
This manual is designed to support the training of primary school teachers, instructors and technicians, who want to improve their knowledge and develop activities about seismic and tsunami risk.
Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa University of Algarve Universidad de Sevilla Portuguese National Authority for Emergency and Civil Protection
EFDRR in Matosinhos Portugal 25 November 2021
Governments across Europe and Central Asia have backed a roadmap towards preventing future disasters including new pandemics in the face of growing threats from climate change and disease outbreaks.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia