Disaster Risk Reduction

CanHUG Meeting 2014-01-15

Come join us on January 15 at 10:30 PST and share your stories and ideas at the next CanHUG meeting.  We will share news and information on using Hazus in Canada. For those of you interested in flood hazards we are very fortunate to have a presentation by CanHUGger Suzanne Houlind on "Developing new flooding technology for the province of Manitoba".

Presenter Bio:

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Risk Assessment
Resources taxonomy: 
Meeting Agendas & Minutes

CanHUG Monthly Meeting

Sharing news about using Hazus. Meetings often include a short presentation on topics about Hazus or disaster loss estimation and the application to disaster mitigation and emergency management decisions. Open to anyone.

Event details
Date: 
Wednesday, 17 April, 2013 - 10:30 - 11:30

Location

1-877-413-4790 passcode 3381344#
Canada

Canadian Water Resources Association/Canadian Geophysical Union (CWRA/CGU) 2012

 

Earth, Wind and Water - Elements of Life

Banff, Alberta June 5-8, 2012, http://www.elements2012.ca/

Event details
Date: 
Tuesday, 5 June, 2012 (All day) - Friday, 8 June, 2012 (All day)

Location

The Banff Centre
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Alberta
T1L 1H5
Canada

Hazus Canada - Application Download

Coming Soon - NEW Hazus Canada

Natural Resources Canada has been adapting the US Hazus earthquake module for use in Canada. Hazus Canada v2.1 is expected to be available for download in Spring 2012. Stay tuned for updates!

Extending the Capabilities of Hazus for Risk-Based Planning

Subtitle: 
2011 Hazus MH 5th Annual Conference

Towards a North American framework for risk-based planning. 

Incorporate Hazus into a standards-based framework for integrated risk assessment that is aligned with and that contributes to Canada’s All-Hazard Risk Assessment Framework

Adapt existing Hazus methods & tools for use in a Canadian context and evaluate through case-based studies

Build Capacity through a user-centric training & outreach program that addresses the needs and operational requirements of practitioners across Canada

Hazards taxonomy: 
Drought
Earthquake
Themes taxonomy: 
Disaster Risk Reduction
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Presentations
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