Education for Disaster Risk Reduction in Northern coast of Sao Paulo - Brazil.
Description: Capacity building of education professionals and others interested in the disasters risk prevention on the municipalities of Northern coast of Sao Paulo - Caraguatatuba, Ilhabela, Sao Sebastiao and Ubatuba. The course is based on action research and citizen science, which encourages the co-knowledge production, research and local monitoring with the involvement of the community and of public institutions.
Organizers: CTEA-CBHLN; Diretoria de Ensino Caraguatatuba; Cemaden-Educacao; Instituto Geológico; Universidad de Los Lagos.
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Interdisciplinary tools for Territorial Research at Universidad de Los Lagos
Description: The course offered different interdisciplinary tools for territorial research projects using the follow methods: multicriteria analysis, mediated modeling and participatory mapping; the expert choice, open source software and software open for mapping. Each methodological tool will be contextualized in its respective theoretical approach - Post-normal Science, Systemic Thinking, Participatory mapping).
Organizers: Universidad de Los Lagos. Coordinator - Francisco Ther. Collaborators - Allan Yu Iwama and Lorenzo Delgado.