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Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

Volume 1 ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025

  • Provides Information about the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships

  • Committed to the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030

  • Leading papers from the fourth World Landslides Forum

  • Includes supplementary material:

Conference series link(s): WLF: Workshop on World Landslide Forum

Conference proceedings info: WLF 2017.

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Table of contents (51 papers)

  1. International Programme on Landslides (IPL)

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227
    2. International Programme on Landslides (IPL): Objectives, History and List of World Centres of Excellence and IPL Projects

      • Qunli Han, Kyoji Sassa, Feng Min Kan, Claudio Margottini
      Pages 229-246Open Access
    3. Landslides: Journal of the International Consortium on Landslides

      • Kyoji Sassa, Željko Arbanas
      Pages 257-267Open Access
    4. Advanced Technologies for Landslides (WCoE 2014–2017, IPL-196, IPL-198)

      • Nicola Casagli, Veronica Tofani, Filippo Catani, Sandro Moretti, Riccardo Fanti, Giovanni Gigli
      Pages 269-277Open Access
    5. Mechanisms of Landslides and Creep in Over-Consolidated Clays and Flysch (WCoE 2014–2017)

      • Matjaž Mikoš, Janko Logar, Matej Maček, Jošt Sodnik, Ana Petkovšek
      Pages 279-289Open Access
    6. Landslide Risk Reduction in Croatia: Scientific Research in the Framework of the WCoE 2014–2017, IPL-173, IPL-184, ICL ABN

      • Snježana Mihalić Arbanas, Željko Arbanas, Martin Krkač, Sanja Bernat Gazibara, Martina Vivoda Prodan, Petra Đomlija et al.
      Pages 301-313Open Access
    7. Shapes and Mechanisms of Large-Scale Landslides in Japan: Forecasting Analysis from an Inventory (WCoE 2014–2017)

      • S. Ogita, W. Sagara, Daisuke Higaki, Research Committee on Elucidating Mechanisms of Large-Scale Landslides
      Pages 315-324Open Access
    8. Promoting a Global Standard for Community-Based Landslide Early Warning Systems (WCoE 2014–2017, IPL-158, IPL-165)

      • Teuku Faisal Fathani, Dwikorita Karnawati, Wahyu Wilopo
      Pages 355-361Open Access
    9. Model Policy Frameworks, Standards and Guidelines on Landslide Disaster Reduction (WCoE 2014–2017)

      • A. A. Virajh Dias, Nimesha Katuwala, H. M. J. M. K. Herath, P. V. I. P. Perera, K. L. S. Sahabandu, N. Rupasinghe
      Pages 363-372Open Access
    10. Landslide Hazard and Risk Management (WCoE 2014–2017)

      • Josef Stemberk, Vít Vilímek, Jan Klimeš, Jan Blahůt, Filip Hartvich, Jan Balek
      Pages 373-377Open Access
    11. Mitigation of Landslide Hazards in Ukraine Under the Guidance of ICL: 2009–2016 (IPL-153, IPL-191)

      • Oleksander Trofymchuk, Iurii Kaliukh, Silchenko Konstantin, Viktoriia Berchun, Taras Kaliukh, Iaroslav Berchun
      Pages 379-386Open Access
    12. The Croatian-Japanese SATREPS Joint Research Project on Landslides (IPL-161)

      • Željko Arbanas, Snježana Mihalić Arbanas, Kyoji Sassa, Hideaki Marui, Hiroshi Fukuoka, Martin Krkač et al.
      Pages 395-409Open Access
    13. Results of a Technical Cooperation Project to Develop Landslide Risk Assessment Technology along Transport Arteries in Vietnam (IPL-175)

      • Dinh Van Tien, Nguyen Xuan Khang, Kyoji Sassa, Toyohiko Miyagi, Hirotaka Ochiai, Huynh Dang Vinh et al.
      Pages 411-417Open Access
    14. Study of Slow Moving Landslide Umka Near Belgrade, Serbia (IPL-181)

      • Biljana Abolmasov, Miloš Marjanović, Svetozar Milenković, Uroš Đurić, Branko Jelisavac, Marko Pejić
      Pages 419-427Open Access

About this book

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.

This volume contains peer-reviewed papers from the Fourth World Landslide Forum organized by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), the Global Promotion Committee of the International Programme on Landslides (IPL), University of Ljubljana (UL) and Geological Survey of Slovenia in Ljubljana, Slovenia from May 29 to June 2, 2017. The complete collection of papers from the Forum is published in five full-color volumes. Thisfirst volume contains the following:

•    Three forum lectures

•    Background and Content of the Sendai Partnerships 2015–2025

•    Contribution from the signatory organizations of the Sendai Partnerships

•    Landslide Dynamics: ISDR-ICL Landslide Interactive Teaching Tools (LIT T)

•    Progress of the World Report on Landslides (WRL)

•    International Programme on Landslides (IPL): Objects, History and List of WCoE/IPL projects

•    UNESCO-KU-ICL UNITIWIN Network supporting IPL

•    Landslides: Journal of International Consortium on Landslides

•    International Programme on Landslides (IPL): WCoEs and IPL Projects

•    Landslides and Society

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

Prof. Matjaž Mikoš is the Forum Chair of the Fourth World Landslide Forum. He is the Vice President of International Consortium on Landslides and President of the Slovenian National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Prof. Yueping Yin is the President of the International Consortium on Landslides and the Chairman of the Committee of Geo-Hazards Prevention of China, and the Chief Geologist of Geo-Hazard Emergency Technology, Ministry of Land and Resources, P.R. China.

IPL (International Programme on Landslides) is a programme of the ICL. The programme is managed by the IPL Global Promotion Committee including ICL and ICL supporting organizations, UNESCO, WMO, FAO, UNISDR, UNU, ICSU, WFEO, IUGS and IUGG. The IPL contributes to the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction and the ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015–2025.


  • Landslide Science
  • International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
  • Landslide Hazard Assessment
  • Landslide Dynamics
  • Landslide Risk Reduction
  • Capacity Development
  • Public Education
  • Open Access

Editors and Affiliations

  • on Landslides (ICL), International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), Kyoto, Japan

    Kyoji Sassa

  • Fac. of Civil & Geodetic Eng., Univ. of Ljubljana ( FGG ) Fac. of Civil & Geodetic Eng., Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Matjaž Mikoš

  • China Inst. Geo-Environment Monitoring, China Geological Survey, Beijing, China

    Yueping Yin

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Advancing Culture of Living with Landslides

  • Book Subtitle: Volume 1 ISDR-ICL Sendai Partnerships 2015-2025

  • Editors: Kyoji Sassa, Matjaž Mikoš, Yueping Yin

  • DOI:

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Earth and Environmental Science, Earth and Environmental Science (R0)

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017

  • License: CC BY

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-53500-5Published: 17 May 2017

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-59469-9Published: 16 May 2017

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XXVI, 586

  • Number of Illustrations: 22 b/w illustrations, 350 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Natural Hazards, Geoengineering, Sustainability

Buying options

Hardcover Book USD 59.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)