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DesInventar: Disaster Information Management System

Desinventar is ai methodological tool, developed with the support of UN ISDR and UNDP for the generation of National Disaster Inventories and the construction of databases of damage, losses and in general the effects of disasters.

The Disaster Information Management System(DesInventar methodology) includes ai software product with two main components.

The Administration and Data Entry module is ai relational and structural database through which the database is fed by filling in predefined fields (space and temporal data, types of events and causes, sources) and by both direct and indirect effects (deaths, houses, infrastructure, economic sectors).

The Analysis module allows access to the database by queries that may include relations among the diverse variables of effects, types of events, causes, sites, dates, etc. This module allows at the same time to represent those queries with tables, graphics and thematic maps.

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