Introduction – Natural, human induced and human made disasters international decade of disaster reduction.
Natural Disasters – Hydrometereological based disasters – Trophfcal cyclones, floods, drought and desertification – Zones Geographical based disasters – Earth quake, Tsunammis, Landslides and avalanches.
Human induced hazards -chemical industrial hazards, major power breakdowns, traffic accidents, etc.
Use of remote sensing and GISI disaster mitigation and management
Rich and vulnerability to disaster – mitigation and management options warning and forecasting
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