C12.18 Hazard and Risk

Session: Government and Academe Initiatives and Partnerships on Reduction of Risks from Natural Hazards and Disasters and Adaptation to Climate Change

Chairperson: Doracie B. Zoleta-Nantes

Strengthening the capacity of Philippine local government units (LGUs) and state universities on climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction

Doracie Zoleta-Nantes, Crawford School of Public Policy, Resources, Environment and Development, College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University


Prospects for climate change focused greenhouse gas emissions mitigation in United States communities: Discrimination of the committed communities using their economic, behavioral and social characteristics

John Tiefenbacher, Department of Geography, Texas State University


Geomorphological risk assessment on the Irkutsk-Cheremkhovo Plain (south of Eastern Siberia)

Olga Bazhenova (1), Elizaveta Tumentceva (2), Stanislav Makarov (1)

(1) V.B. Sochava Institute of Geography in Irkutsk

(2) East-Siberian State Academy of Education in Irkutsk