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The cartography of vulnerability to hydrological risks: Luso-Brazilian methodological essays

Grant number: 18/11369-9
Support type:Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Master's degree
Effective date (Start): October 15, 2018
Effective date (End): February 27, 2019
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Geography
Principal researcher:Andrea Aparecida Zacharias
Grantee:Franciele Caroline Guerra
Supervisor abroad: Lucio José Sobral da Cunha
Home Institution: Instituto de Geociências e Ciências Exatas (IGCE). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Rio Claro. Rio Claro , SP, Brazil
Research place: Universidade de Coimbra (UC), Portugal  
Associated to the scholarship:17/00564-2 - Mapping of risk areas the movement of hydrological and mass: a case study in the city of Bragança Paulista/SP, BP.MS


This project is part of the Masters Survey, funded by FAPESP (nº 2017/00564-2), entitled "Mapping Vulnerable Areas to Hydrological Risks: a case study in the city of Bragança Paulista/SP". Who is proposing a six-month internship at the University of Coimbra (UC) - Portugal. The objective of the research stage is to carry out comparative tests of two study areas Bragança Paulista/SP (Brazil) and Coimbra (Portugal). In order to investigate a systemic Luso-Brazilian methodological model of landscape analysis, in which nature, society and culture are planned and understood in an integrated way, responding to the dynamics and variables of vulnerability.In addition to proposing a simplification of the method of factorial analysis, aiming at the elaboration of a cartography of synthesis directed to the planning of the municipal public sector. (AU)

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