Shama Naveed

Internship Project (September 2012 – February 2013)

Institution

Center for Disaster Preparedness and Management (CDPM) – Peshawar, Pakistan

Title

Seismic Risk of Communities in Pakistan from a holistic perspective: a step towards effective risk mitigation and disaster risk reduction

Main Research Topics

  • Development or adoption of a theoretical framework;
  • Identification and collection of relevant variables from a variety of sources that are grounded within the relevant literature and the study area;
  • Standardization to allow for comparisons;
  • Weighting and aggregation of variables and groups of variables
  • Incorporation of sensitivity measures.