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Open image in new windowIntroduction: Thematic and Regional Networks on Landslides

  • Snježana Mihalić ArbanasEmail author
  • Kaoru Takara
  • N. M. S. I. Arambepola
  • Renato Eugenio de Lima
Conference paper

Abstract

This is a short introduction to Part II of this volume which includes background information about establishment of regional and thematic networks by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) and summarized overview of nine ICL networks established in the period 2012–2013, as well as contributions from WLF3 Session A2. Papers included in this part of the volume represent the most important activities of the following networks: ICL Latin America Network (ICLLAN), South-East Asian Network for Landslide Risk Management, ICL Adriatic-Balkan Network (ICL ABN) and ICL thematic network on Landslide Monitoring and Warning (ICL LaMaWaTheN).

Keywords

WLF3 ICL regional networks ICL thematic networks ICLLAN ICL ABN ICL LaMaWaTheN 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The conveners of the A2 Session would like to thank all the reviewers who have reviewed the papers submitted to this Session. The papers in the Session are significantly improved through mindful editing conducted by Eileen McSaveney, Lynn Highland and Mauri McSaveney. Their editorial work is highly appreciated.

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Snježana Mihalić Arbanas
    • 1
    Email author
  • Kaoru Takara
    • 2
  • N. M. S. I. Arambepola
    • 3
  • Renato Eugenio de Lima
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum EngineeringUniversity of ZagrebZagrebCroatia
  2. 2.Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI)Kyoto UniversityUjiJapan
  3. 3.Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)BangkokThailand
  4. 4.Center for Scientific Support in Disasters (CENACID)Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)CuritibaBrazil

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