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Project for Risk Evaluation, Vulnerability, Information and Early Warning Online Visualization Tool
Entry ID: PREVIEW_IMS

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Summary
Abstract: The Project for Risk Evaluation, Vulnerability Indexing and Early Warning (
PREVIEW-IMS) tool allows users to visualize earthquakes, fires, floods,
cyclones and tsunamis, in relation with other layers of information such as:
cities, national parks, rivers, components of vulnerability, population
density, Human Development Index, Gross Domestic Products, elevation and
landcover. Users may perform zooms, pan to a particular area, add different
layers of general data including cities, national parks, etc. Different
backgrounds can be chosen to highlight different components reflecting
vulnerability, such as population density, Human Development Index (HDI) or the
Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

[Summary provided by UNEP/GRID-GENEVA.]
Service Citation
Originators: UNEP/GRID-GENEVA
Title: Project for Risk Evaluation, Vulnerability, Information and Early Warning Online Visualization Tool
Provider: UNEP/GRID-GENEVA
URL: http://www.grid.unep.ch/activities/earlywarning/preview/
Service Keywords
HAZARDS MANAGEMENT >HAZARDS MITIGATION Parameter Definition
ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES >WEATHER/CLIMATE ADVISORIES >SEVERE WEATHER Parameter Definition
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Ancillary Keywords
GIS
Visualization
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Service Provider
UNEP/DEWA/GRID-EUROPE > Global Resource Information Database - Geneva, Division of Early Warning and Assessment, United Nations Environment Programme Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.grid.unep.ch/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: UNEP/GRID
Phone: +254-2-621234
Fax: +254-2-226890 or 215787
Email: gridinfo at unep.org
Contact Address:
United Nations Environment Programme
Global Resource Information Database UNEP/GRID
P.O.Box 30552
Province or State: Nairobi
Country: KENYA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2004-08-11
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-02-07
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