Partner profiles

Amadora city - Portugal

The major disaster risks were flash floods (urban area),urban fires, industrial fires, landslides, storms (fallen trees, damaged buildings infrastructure) and road accidents. Amadora municipality has some vulnerability a highly urbanized territory and population insufficiently aware and/or sensitized about the risks and hazards. Read More

Salford city – United Kingdom

Greater Manchester lies in the north west of England and is one of the largest metropolitan areas in the UK. Designated a city region in 2011 it comprises the cities of Manchester and Salford, together with the metropolitan boroughs of Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan. There is a mix of high density urban areas, suburbs and semi-rural locations. Read More

University of Manchester - UK

The Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS) was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Now, AMBS is the UK's largest campus-based business and management school and rated second in the REF 2014 for research power. 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of AMBS and underpins our ethos of conducting practically-relevant, theoretically-rigorous scholarly activity. Read More

Viggiano city – Italy

The Municipal Civil Protection Plan is in preparation. Localized structural and non-structural interventions for Disaster Risk Reduction. Insights are provided by the LGSAT. Read More

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