VISUS

12 Contents

Implementation of seismic assessment of schools in El Salvador

Journal: International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Authors: Figueroa E., Malisan P., Grimaz S.

Multi-hazard visual inspection for defining safety upgrading strategies of learning facilities at territorial level: VISUS methodology

Journal: International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, Authors: Grimaz S., Malisan P.

UNESCO 40th Session of the General Conference

The Rector of the University of Udine, prof. Roberto Pinton, and the Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair and director of the SPRINT-Lab, prof. Stefano Grimaz, took part in the 40th UNESCO General Conference, held in Paris at the UNESCO headquarters from 17 to 27 November. After attending the session of

2nd Meeting of UNESCO-VISUS Experts

From 29 to 30 October 2019, a group of international experts participated to the Second  Meeting of UNESCO-VISUS Experts (2nd MUVEx) in Ljubljana (SLO), hosted by the UNESCO Chair on Water-related Disaster Risk Reduction (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia).

UNESCO Guidelines for Assessing Learning Facilities in the Context of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation

VISUS is a methodology developed by SPRINT researchers, that permits to assess the safety of school facilities at regional scale, with the purpose of supporting the definition of pragmatic safety upgrading strategies.

1st Meeting of UNESCO-VISUS Experts

From 11 to 13 September 2018 a group of international experts met in Udine to analyze and validate the VISUS methodology developed by the researchers of the SPRINT-Lab. The meeting groups experts with different technical skills, is in Udine for analysing in detail, reviewing and validating the VISUS methodology and