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Research Center for integrated Disaster Risk Management

CIGIDEN is a multidisciplinary and multi-university research center –financed by FONDAP from CONICYT– that looks for the excelence in knowledge generation, to strengthen the resilience of the country, facing its natural hazards, and avoinding them to turn into disasters.

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CIGIDEN’s multidisciplinary team gets together investigators and professionals from four universities in Chile, working on six research lines.

Solid earth processes and associated hazards GO TO RESEARCH LINE 1 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Hazards identification Gabriel
González
Surface water processes and associated hazards GO TO RESEARCH LINE 2 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Hazards identification Rodrigo
Cienfuegos
Risk and resilience of complex systems and networks GO TO RESEARCH LINE 3 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Hazards identification Juan Carlos
de la Llera
Disaster cultures and risk governance GO TO RESEARCH LINE 4 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Risk analysis and mitigation Paula
Repetto
Manuel
Tironi
Socio-Economic assessment of disasters and mitigation strategies for resilient critical infrastructure systems GO TO RESEARCH LINE 5 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Risk analysis and mitigation Nicolás
Bronfman
Alondra
Chamorro
Citizen Governance GO TO RESEARCH LINE 6 LEAD RESEARCHER TOPIC Individual and society responses Carolina
Martínez

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Tsunami vertical evacuation should be an option in Chile

Tsunami vertical evacuation should be an option in Chile

By Rodrigo Cienfuegos. Thanks to the tireless and quiet work that national and international researchers have developed for years –managing ...
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Waterspouts, disasters and ecological culture

Waterspouts, disasters and ecological culture

By Manuel Tironi. As I witness the waterspouts that swept through Concepción and Talcahuano, my daughter is doing her geography ...
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¡Welcome to Chile Greta!

¡Welcome to Chile Greta!

By Gonzalo Bacigalupe The visit of Swedish student and environmentalist Greta Thunberg, after a long journey by ship to Chile, ...
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