and Preparedness for Natural Disasters (COMPREND)*
the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) conducted a field mission to the
Philippines in May, 2007, to explore the possibility of technology
transfer in environmental monitoring for geohazards (landslides) at the
local community level. Recent success of such a community-based geohazard monitoring and
forecasting effort was recorded in Sichuan
Province, China, on July 7th, 2007!
Crustal Stress for Community Awareness Network (CSCAN) in The Philippines
monitoring and forecasting results in 2006.
Watch a short documentary video by Aleshia Muller here.
a Global Workshop on Community-based Forecasting and Early Warning Disaster
Our organizational history and mission
Press releases and journal articles
Story of the people of Qinglong
County who saved
themselves from the devastation of the Great Tangshan Earthquake of 1976
Technical information, including ESTAPE for evaluating earthquake
predictions, and CSCAN network in the Philippines.
Workshops and conferences
Youth and volunteer programs
How to contact us
FRIEND and other sources
* Formerly United Nation Global
Programme for the Integration of Public Administration and the Science of
© 2001-2009 Globalwatch and COMPREND. All rights reserved
Site developed and maintained by