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(A297) Training Agricultural Emergency Responders

P.L. Cowen
2011 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
Focusing stabilization and reconstruction operations on agricultural and agricultural related projects provides relief from donor dependency, stimulates economic growth, and thwarts the power of spoilers  ...  , response/emergency relief and recovery.  ...  Restrictions prohibit interoperability and inhibit information sharing that could affect health care delivery.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x11003141 fatcat:dxowfie4ijggzk6lk3tmio2ety

ORFFM: An Ontology-based Semantic Model of River Flow and Flood Mitigation

Muhammad Hussain Mughal, Zubair Ahmed Shaikh, Asim Imdad Wagan, Zahid Hussain Khand, Saif Hassan
2021 IEEE Access  
We are thankful for the Center for Research in Ubiquitous Computing (CRUC) Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (Karachi) and Sukkur IBA University (Sukkur) for research facilities.  ...  We contribute to interoperable information sharing for effi-cient water utilization for agricultural lands and avoidance, mitigation, and response mechanism for a flood disaster.  ...  The problem of heterogeneity and ambiguity tackled by the interoperability of information and adding semantics to information through ontology development of the disaster management domain and incorporating  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3066255 fatcat:veko55whanfb7n7zskrc2t2tb4

A framework design for the Chinese National Disaster Reduction System of Systems (CNDRSS)

Deren Li, Linglin Zeng, Nengcheng Chen, Jie Shan, Liangming Liu, Yida Fan, Wei Li
2013 International Journal of Digital Earth  
Steve McClure for honing the language and the anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments and insightful input.  ...  systems supporting disaster prevention and relief.  ...  collect on-site disaster information after disasters, and provide effective communications security for the grassroots members of disaster reporters, disaster relief volunteers, and social workers.  ... 
doi:10.1080/17538947.2013.783634 fatcat:otnzwoi7xfhf5ogf6gkjsuwgxq

Implementation of FAIR Principles for Ontologies in the Disaster Domain: A Systematic Literature Review

Allan Mazimwe, Imed Hammouda, Anthony Gidudu
2021 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
However, the difficulty in finding, accessing and reusing interoperable vocabularies to organise disaster management data creates a challenge for collaboration among stakeholders in the disaster management  ...  By using FAIR indicators to evaluate the maturity in sharing, discovery and integration of disaster management ontologies, we reveal potential research opportunities for managing reusable and evolving  ...  Future work could focus on understanding and improving the Findability, Accessibility, Interoperability and reuse of informal disaster management vocabulary.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi10050324 fatcat:4fzkuxe55zdwpbujesy3cafpci

Toward an Interoperable National Hazards Events Database for South Africa

Claire Davis-Reddy, Amelia Hilgart
2021 Frontiers in Climate  
Nicky Allsopp and Leo Chiloane for reviews on earlier drafts of this paper.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors would like to acknowledge the software developers, Alex Pfeiffer and Andre Engelbrecht who built the prototype version of the National Hazards Events Database and contributions  ...  Other sector departments such as the Department of Health, and the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development collect disaster-related data for monitoring and reporting purposes.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fclim.2021.591020 fatcat:jh4hntdwofbs5px33qqmgahkvy

Administrative Resilience in the Face of Natural Disasters: Empirical Evidence from Bangladesh

Md Nazirul Islam Sarker, Min Wu, GM Monirul Alam, Roger Shouse
2020 Polish Journal of Environmental Studies  
Acknowledgements This article is funded by the Sichuan University Innovation Spark Project (No. 2018hhs-21), the Management Science and National Governance Disciplines Platform of Sichuan University, and  ...  Only a few literate people get training from government and non-government organizations, but most of the char dwellers did not get any training related to disaster management and agricultural practices  ...  , agriculture, incomegenerating activities, and health-related training [4] .  ... 
doi:10.15244/pjoes/109527 fatcat:czvvo2i2lrgxnc6m34irgk6t4e


S. Kocaman, B. Anbaroglu, C. Gokceoglu, O. Altan
2018 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
Open issues on the use of CitSci methods in disaster management, such as data quality, technical and management-related barriers, open-standards and interoperability, and volunteer engagement, will also  ...  rescue plans, accurate information dissemination, and monitoring of the post-disaster influences to the society and the environment.  ...  Pre-disaster During-disaster Post-disaster Zook et al. (2010) have presented the use of volunteer geographical information for the Haitian Earthquake in 2010 and described the Haiti relief effort, especially  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-w4-301-2018 fatcat:hyhtozstjrfvvhqqkzjgvuglqy

Challenges in multi-agency collaboration in disaster management: A Sri Lankan perspective

F.N. Abdeen, T. Fernando, U. Kulatunga, S. Hettige, K.D. Arjuna Ranasinghe
2021 International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction  
This study was aimed at investigating the current challenges prevailing in relation to multi-agency collaboration during disaster management and at the strategies that should be implemented in order to  ...  The study was based on a qualitative approach under which 32 semi-structured interviews were carried out among agencies engaged in disaster management.  ...  Acknowledgement The author expresses her gratitude to the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for the financial support under the International  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijdrr.2021.102399 fatcat:nbndmqtqxjbgholnjqgsts7j4a

Satellite Image Analysis for Disaster and Crisis-Management Support

Stefan Voigt, Thomas Kemper, Torsten Riedlinger, Ralph Kiefl, Klaas Scholte, Harald Mehl
2007 IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing  
Index Terms-Crisis information, disaster monitoring, rapid mapping, risk management, satellite remote sensing.  ...  This paper describes successful rapid satellite mapping campaigns supporting disaster relief and demonstrates how this technology can be used for civilian crisis-management purposes.  ...  cooperating in the global disaster-relief efforts.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tgrs.2007.895830 fatcat:wrb5izcsk5fmvh7oe4osa5osvi

Information management and humanitarian relief coordination: findings from the Haiti earthquake response

Bartel Van de Walle, Julie Dugdale
2012 International Journal of Business Continuity and Risk Management (IJBCRM)  
To understand better the benefits and problems of information systems, we conducted interviews with experienced information managers who participated in the Haiti relief effort.  ...  While the interviewees saw clear benefits of IM for the coordination of humanitarian relief, concerns related to information overload, reliability and accountability were found to impede the realisation  ...  of information systems and management in the ongoing relief coordination effort.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijbcrm.2012.051866 fatcat:mznj76z7pzecrh27pzw6v3hvwu

Facilitating Typhoon-Triggered Flood Disaster-Ready Information Delivery Using SDI Services Approach—A Case Study in Hainan

Lei Hu, Zhe Fang, Mingda Zhang, Liangcun Jiang, Peng Yue
2022 Remote Sensing  
Natural disaster response and assessment are key elements of natural hazard monitoring and risk management.  ...  In order to tackle some of the above challenges, this paper demonstrates how to facilitate typhoon-triggered flood disaster-ready information delivery using an SDI services approach, and proposes a web-based  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors would like to take this opportunity to thank the members of the editorial board and anonymous reviewers for their helpful comments and suggestions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs14081832 fatcat:cckjsphgyjci7najviiws6iqyi


Rostislav Kostadinov
2017 Journal of IMAB  
Descriptive and comparative methods were applied in order to determine the disasters' features with impact on medical support and related to them specific disaster medicine requirements towards medical  ...  all-hazards approach to disaster management and response From the author's experience the cooperation between civil and military medical surgical teams could benefit their educational and training processes  ...  What are the challenges related to the above mentioned disasters' features in regards to surgical teams' activities in disaster relief operation?  ... 
doi:10.5272/jimab.2017231.1480 fatcat:3gqfgbymwjgshhiwnwrdpq6lmq

Geospatial Data Utilisation in National Disaster Management Frameworks and the Priorities of Multilateral Disaster Management Frameworks: Case Studies of India and Bulgaria

Tarun Ghawana, Lyubka Pashova, Sisi Zlatanova
2021 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
Facing the increased frequency of disasters and resulting in massive damages, many countries have developed their frameworks for Disaster Risk Management (DRM).  ...  The multilateral DRM frameworks, like the Sendai Framework 2015–2030 and the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UNGGIM) Strategic Framework on Geospatial Information  ...  Flood, seismic, geological and forest fires disaster management information systems. • Interoperable link between NSDI and • Designated Data Clearinghouse.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi10090610 fatcat:wgirji2m4napfknpscvng4ltfi

A review of required features for a disaster response system on top of a multi-criteria decision: a Brazilian perspective

Daniel Eckhardt, Adriana Leiras
2018 Production  
Paper aims: The purpose of this paper is to analyze the current Brazilian Integrated Disaster Information System (S2iD), designed to qualify and give transparency to the disaster management in Brazil.  ...  On top of it, four new features (Information Security, Multiuser, Donor Evaluation, History Database) not previously documented in the literature were defined as necessary to a disaster management system  ...  The disaster information should be filled, -disaster type (flood, landslide, dry), duration, date and time. The next step is to enter the damage and loss information related to the affected area.  ... 
doi:10.1590/0103-6513.20180007 fatcat:5ms6klveo5bg7lpqpqp4zybhde


E. Demir Ozbek, S. Ates, A. C. Aydinoglu
2015 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
In this study, a general conceptual approach for disaster and emergency management system is developed based on the regulations to serve applications in Istanbul Governorship Provincial Disaster and Emergency  ...  Response phase of emergency management is the most complex phase in the entire cycle because it requires cooperation between various actors relating to emergency sectors.  ...  to manage disaster events within GII mechanism that supporting data sharing and interoperability.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-xl-3-w3-269-2015 fatcat:ipvtvnugufaltarzeorjn7qlz4
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