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 DeCS Categories

SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.412 Technological Threats .
SP8.473.654.412.067 Hazardous Substances and Wastes Stockpiling .
SP8.473.654.412.067.137 Controlled Confinement .
SP8.473.981 Disaster Vulnerability .
SP8.473.981.797 Complex Emergencies .
SP8.473.981.797.837 Sabotage .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.117 Emergency Watch .
SP8.946.117.208 Rehabilitation .
SP8.946.117.208.194 Returning State .
SP8.946.351 Impact of Disasters .
SP8.946.351.370 Damage Assessment .
SP8.946.351.370.404 Risk Areas Delimitation .
SP8.946.585 Organizations .
SP8.946.585.658 Civil Protection .
SP8.946.585.658.516 Plan Director of Civil Defense .
SP8.946.585.658.523 Civil Protection Program .
SP8.946.702 Disaster Planning .
SP8.946.702.667 Specialties in Disasters .
SP8.946.702.667.593 Physiography .
SP8.946.702.694 Disaster Stages .
SP8.946.819 Prevention and Mitigation .
SP8.946.819.775 Alert .
SP8.946.819.775.747 Prewarning .
SP8.946.819.910 Protection .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Disaster Stages .
Stages of Disaster .
Specific activities performed before, during and after a disaster to facilitate better definition and organization of actions to be performed throughout the process. (Free translation from the original: Costa Rica. Comisión Nacional de Emergencia. El ciclo de los desastres, 1993) .
0.98
40
 
Prewarning .
Pre-Warning .
A state that is established before the information about a possible disaster. The first action to deal with a disaster are performed in a pre-alert. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.39
00
 
Sabotage .
Action of temporarily or permanently damaging, destroing or obstructing operations of essential services to the livelihood of the community or to their defense. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.32
00
 
Physiography .
Part of geology that studies the formation and evolution of the terrestrial relief and the causes that determine their transformation. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.32
00
 
Risk Areas Delimitation .
Risk Areas Delimination .
Specification of susceptible areas to a destructive phenomenon, due to type and nature. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.32
 
Protection .
Action to provide security and surveillance in affected areas and to help reducing life loss. (Free translation from the original: Glosario de Protección Civil) .
0.32
1240
 
Plan Director of Civil Defense .
Global plan of action for civil defense, which considers the following system of planning and disaster management: disaster mitigation, response to disasters and reconstruction. (Free translation from the original: Material III - MInistério da Ação Social, 1992) .
0.31
10
 
Returning State .
Decrease in the set of changes originated by an emergency over a population and its environment and the gradual recovery of their normal operation after a disaster. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.31
90
 
Civil Protection Program .
Civil Protection Programme .
Civil Protection Programmes .
Civil Protection Programs .
Planning tool to define the attention to the impact of disasters on people and property. It is based on a diagnosis and is divided into three subprograms: prevention, assistance and support. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.30
30
 
Controlled Confinement .
Engineering work designed to enable the final storage of hazardous waste, to ensure their definitive isolation. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) .
0.30
130