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Landslides, Ethics, and Society at the WLF6 in Florence (Italy)

Stockholm (Sweden)

6th World Landslide Forum "Landslide Science for Sustainable Development"

Theme 1 - Session 1.4 "Landslides and society: cultural, educational, ethical, and social aspects in sustainable landslide risk reduction".

16 November 2023 - Hall 1A

- 08:30-10:30 (Chairs: Matjaž Mikoš, Slovenia; Irasema Alcántara-Ayala, Mexico)

- 11:00-13:00 (Chairs: Peter T. Bobrowsky, Canada; Beena Ajmera, USA)

Programme of the session 1.4


Participatory, community-level co-design of a landslide warning system in rural Southeast Alaska, USA (Lisa Busch, Robert Lempert, Annette Patton, Ryan Brown, Tammy Young, Jacyn Schmidt, Joshua Roering, Maxwell Izenberg - USA)


Landslide recognition in a Mexican mountain local context: building community interactions using unmanned aerial vehicles (Ricardo Garnica-Peña, Irasema Alcántara-Ayala - Mexico)


Evaluation of social integration during the development of a landslide early warning system in Medellín, Colombia (Tamara Breuninger1, Lisa Seiler1, Carolina Garcia-Londoño2, Moritz Gamperl1, John Singer1, Christian Werthmann1, Kurosch Thuro1 - 1Germany, 2Colombia)


Establishing harmonized steps in setting up community-based early warning system for landslides: Experiences and practice from the Philippines (Harianne Gasmen, Pauline Pagaduan, Melody Teodoro, Karl Daniel Begnotea, Jacquelyn De Asis, Jesusa Paquibot, Roy Albert Kaimo, Arturo Daag, Teresito Bacolcol - Philippines)


Assessing and contextualizing site-specific landslide risk in the Philippines (Kenneth Gesmundo, Cathleen Joyce Cordero, Arturo Daag, Teresito Bacolcol - Philippines)


Rainfall induced shallow landslide hazards prediction (EWS) & monitoring at Ukhiya, Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh (A.T.M. Shakhawat Hossain, Uddin M.S. Uddin, C.S. Debnath, J. Fahmida - Bangladesh)


Building landslide risk culture in Romania: the role of geomorphology within a transdisciplinary approach (Mihai Micu, Irena Mocanu - Romania)


Informed decisions for emergency management to cope with weather-induced landslides: Amalfi test case (Guido Rianna, Carmela De Vivo, Michele Calvello -Italy)




Locally led landslide risk reduction: experiences and lessons learned from hilly areas of Nepal (Nabin Shrestha, Sanchita Neupane, Vera exnerova, Prakash Khadka, Chetan Khadka - Nepal)


Improving landslide risk assessment and risk perception for the prioritisation of mitigation measures at regional level - The experience of Lombardy (Italy) (Marco Redaelli - Italy)


Integration of local indigenous knowledge in disaster risk reduction measures: opportunities, challenges and perspectives (Yenny Alejandra Jiménez Donato1, Vincent Defourny2 - 1Austria, 2Belgium)


A collaborative approach for the collection of vulnerability indicators to landslide hazard (Federica Fiorucci, Francesca Ardizzone, Vinicio Balducci, Federico Fugnoli, Mauro Cardinali, Fausto Guzzetti, Ivan Marchesini, Gianluca Rinaldi, Paola Salvati, Michele Santangelo, Ivan Vujica - Italy)


Landslides as a higher education topic and beyond (Matjaž Mikoš - Slovenia)


“Acqua Viva (Alive Water): the Smart Citizens’ Nudge” to act on behaviours to water-related disaster risk reduction (Giovanna Piangiamore, Daniela Garau, Alessandra Maramai - Italy)


Geomorphology is a game: exploiting the capabilities of game engines for immersive landslide experiences (Hanna Pfeffer, Martin Mergili - Austria)



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