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ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction

Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk

Volume 1 Sendai Landslide Partnerships and Kyoto Landslide Commitment

Editors: Sassa, K., Matjaž, M., Sassa, S., Bobrowsky, P.T., Takara, K., Dang, K. (Eds.)

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  • Reviews the Kyoto2020 Commitment for Global Promotion of Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk (KS2020), a long-term and global framework for the landslide community to develop the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015–2025
  • Includes four sections from the Fifth World Landslide Forum 
  • Contains chapters on “landslide-induced tsunamis” and “landslide hazard assessment at UNESCO designated sites (world heritage, global geopark, and bioreserve)”
  • Covers the progress of more than 50 “International Programme on Landslide” Projects worldwide 
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About this book

This book is a part of ICL new book series “ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction” founded in 2019. Peer-reviewed papers submitted to the Fifth World Landslide Forum were published in six volumes of this book series. This book contains the followings:

• Four Forum lectures and one award paper

• Sendai Landslide Partnerships, Kyoto Landslide Commitment, and International Programme on Landslides.

• Landslide-induced tsunamis

• Landslides at UNESCO designates sites and contribution from WMO, FAO, and IRDR

• Education and Capacity Development for Risk Management and Risk Governance

Prof. Kyoji Sassa is the Founding President and the Secretary-General of International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). He has been the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal Landslides since its foundation in 2004.

Prof. Matjaž Mikoš is the Vice President of International Consortium on Landslides and Vice President of Slovenian Academy of Engineering. He is a Professor and Dean of Faculty of Civil and Geodetic Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Dr. Shinji Sassa is Head of Soil Dynamics Group and Research Director of International Research Center for Coastal Disasters, Port and Airport Research Institute, National Institute of Maritime, Port and Aviation Technology, Japan.

Prof. Peter Bobrowsky is the President of International Consortium on Landslides. He is a Senior Scientist of Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, Canada.

Prof. Kaoru Takara is the Executive Director of International Consortium on Landslides. He is a Professor and Dean of Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies (GSAIS) in Human Survivability (Shishu-Kan), Kyoto University.

Dr. Khang Dang is the Secretary General of the Fifth World Landslide Forum. He also serves as the Research Promotion Officer of ICL and a Lecturer at the University of Science, Vietnam National University, Hanoi.


Table of contents (56 chapters)

Table of contents (56 chapters)
  • On the Prediction of Landslides and Their Consequences

    Pages 3-32

    Guzzetti, Fausto

  • Design Recommendations for Single and Dual Debris Flow Barriers with and Without Basal Clearance

    Pages 33-53

    Ng, Charles Wang Wai (et al.)

  • The Rockfall Failure Hazard Assessment: Summary and New Advances

    Pages 55-83

    Jaboyedoff, Michel (et al.)

  • Progress and Lessons Learned from Responses to Landslide Disasters

    Pages 85-111

    Collins, Brian D. (et al.)

  • Behind-the-Scenes in Mitigation of Landslides and Other Geohazards in Low Income Countries—in Memory of Hiroshi Fukuoka

    Pages 113-130

    Margottini, Claudio

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eBook 128,39 €
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk
Book Subtitle
Volume 1 Sendai Landslide Partnerships and Kyoto Landslide Commitment
Editors
  • Kyoji Sassa
  • Mikoš Matjaž
  • Shinji Sassa
  • Peter T. Bobrowsky
  • Kaoru Takara
  • Khang Dang
Series Title
ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-60196-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-60196-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-60195-9
Series ISSN
2662-1894
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 641
Number of Illustrations
44 b/w illustrations, 483 illustrations in colour
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