Natural disasters and sustainable development

61-034  Natural disasters and sustainable development

second cycle Master degree study programme

Course Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Matija Zorn


  • Outline of natural hazards and disasters in Slovenia, especially in terms of landscape diversity
  • Analysis of the frequency and extent of natural hazards/disasters in Slovenia
  • Outline of the historical development of the management of natural disasters
  • Familiarisation with various methods for studying natural hazards and disaster risk
  • Analysis of resilience of the population in terms of natural disasters
  • Economy and natural disasters, especially in terms of prevention, as well as direct and indirect damage
  • Development of ideas and policies for sustainable management of natural disasters
  • Dimensions and aspects of sustainability in the case of natural disasters
  • Indicators for sustainable development in the field of natural disasters
  • Sustainable development in Slovenia

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