"Georisks" are catastrophic events caused by short or long term natural processes that pose a real threat to humans and their activities. Earthquakes, floods, landslides, desertification, silting up and erosion are the most common Georisks in Algeria.
The objectives of the 1st seminar on Georisks in Algeria: disaster risk management and reduction, are as follows:
- Facilitate rapid access to data:
- Strengthen the national strategy for the mitigation and prevention of georisks;
- Facilitate the mutual exchange of information on georisks between researchers.
The Seminar is organized by the University of Science and Technology
Houari Boumediene and the Abdelhafid Boussouf Universitary Center of
Mila, from October 18 to 21, 2021 in Mila.
The link to the Seminar is: http://georisquesmilev.herokuapp.com/