Local Government Profile

Kerman, Iran, Islamic Rep of  
Kerman
Size
162km2
Population
762000
Hazard Types
Cold Wave, Cyclone, Drought, Earthquake, Flood, Heat Wave, Insect Infestation, Land Slide, Storm Surge, Wild Fire
Name of Mayor
Mr.ABOLGHASEM SEIFOLLAHI
  • Mr.ABOLGHASEM SEIFOLLAHI

  • Hazard and vulnerability profile

  • drought : about 15 years
    earthquake : every 10 years 1 earthquake above 6 Richter
    flood: every 30 years 1 severe flood

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

  • training of local communities ,kindergarten,schools,offices,factories,business companies )
    trainings to engineers according to 2800-3 bylaw
    training to welders
    training to village people for good construction
    publishing training books for people in order to face disasters
    leaflet publishing in order to give information to people to know about preparedness ,prevention,encountering,recovery and rebuilt

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