Local Government Profile
Macaé (Rio de Janeiro) - Brazil
Mayor - Riverton Mussi Ramos Vice-Mayor - Marilena Pereira Garcia Emergency Coordinator - Eric Lacerda de Schueler
Website of the city : www.macae.rj.gov.br
Size : 1.216.845 Km2 sq km
Population : 2010 - 206,728
Part Of : Rio de Janeiro
Hazards : Flood, Land Slide, Technical Disaster
HAZARD AND VULNERABILITY PROFILE
Flood is the main disasters with ten occurrences since 2006. Due to oil industry the city is also subject to technological disaster.
DISASTER AND RISK REDUCTION ACTIVITIES
Creation of a local emergency departmente (Civil Defense) in charge of identify risks, propose corrective measures and act in anormality period.