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Les Antilles françaises : entre risque sismique et stratégies locales de prévention

Abstract : This article underlines the characteristic of the local policies followed recently in Martinique and Guadeloupe as regards seismic risk management. These French Departments of Americas, strongly exposed to the seismic threat, imply themselves recently in a true preventive dynamics supported by the action of the Communities. Local strategies of reduction of the human and technical vulnerability are tested for the benefit of the population. They come to reinforce or supplement the official efforts of French State aiming a greater implication of the citizen to his information and its safety against the earthquakes.
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Joseph Mavoungo, Patricia Balandier. Les Antilles françaises : entre risque sismique et stratégies locales de prévention. Etudes Caribéennes, Université des Antilles, 2007, Les risques naturels majeurs dans la Caraïbe, ⟨10.4000/etudescaribeennes.289⟩. ⟨hal-02054630⟩



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