e-HAND - Effects of Human Activities on Natural Disasters

According to recent researches it is very likely that human activities will impact future catastrophes, like earthquakes, storms, floods, cyclones, landslides, also because population growth and urbanization make communities much more vulnerable to natural hazards. Several studies confirm that disaster and risk education should be part of the na...

e-HAND Project

Welcome in e-HAND project!

   

 

                        

According to recent researches it is very likely that human activities will impact future catastrophes, like earthquakes, storms, floods, landsides. also because  population growth and urbanization make communities much more vulnerable to natural hazards.

Science plays a critical role in understanding and mitigating the effects of extreme events, but problems related to natural catastrophes go beyond scientific and technological approaches. Economic, cultural, political, sociological and psychological factors are of huge importance, as is the role of governments, international agencies and NGOs.: concepts of cooperation, international agreements and global community have emerged.

We planned a holistic educational project on :

 

Earthquakes and Eruptions  ---->

Floods and Landslides    ---->

Climate change ---->

 

Moodle Platform  eHAND

 

Guidelines for teachers

Are you interested in our lesson plans? See our guideline

 

Meetings 

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Our events :

Earth day 2016

Earth day 2017

 

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Author: Franca Sormani
Last editor: Franca Sormani