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    • Holistic seismic risk assessment of port of Spain: an integrated evaluation and tool in the framework of CAPRA 

      Carreño Tibaduiza, Martha Liliana; Cardona Arboleda, Omar Dario; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro; Velasquez, Cesar A.; Salgado Galvez, Mario A. (2014)
      Conference lecture
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      In recent years disaster risk has been defined, for management purposes, as the potential economic, social and environmental consequences of hazardous events that may occur in a given period of time. However, in many cases, ...
    • Hybrid loss assessment curve for Colombia: a prospective and a retrospective approach 

      Velasquez, Cesar A.; Cardona Arboleda, Omar Dario; Mora Cuevas, Miguel; Yamín Lacouture, Luis Eduardo; Carreño Tibaduiza, Martha Liliana; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (2014)
      Conference report
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      Countries prone to seismic hazard need to assess the expected risk as a permanent activity in their financial plan; otherwise, they will experience a lack in the information required for the application of disaster risk ...
    • Retrospective assessment of risk from natural hazards 

      Velasquez, Cesar A.; Cardona Arboleda, Omar Dario; Carreño Tibaduiza, Martha Liliana; Barbat Barbat, Horia Alejandro (2014-12-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Disaster databases allow analyzing losses produced by previous events and assessing the risk from natural hazard in a similar way the insurance industry does for vehicles, health, etc., if the conditions and trends are ...