Why people live in
hazardous areas
Contención by 8zil
Extreme
                     Natural Event


Contención by 8zil
Duplex in Wadala by Swami Stream
Vulnerable
                                   Population


Duplex in Wadala by Swami Stream
Extreme
Natural Event
Extreme       Vulnerable
Natural Event   Population
No Interaction = No Hazard


  Extreme             Vulnerable
Natural Event         Population
Extreme
Natural Event
Extreme       Vulnerable
Natural Event   Population
Small Interaction


    Extreme         Vulnerable
  Natural Event     Population
Small Interaction


    Extreme         Vulnerable
  Natural Event     Population
Small Interaction = Minor Hazard


    Extreme       Vulnerable
  Natural Event   Population
Extreme
Natural
 Event
Extreme   Vulnerable
Natural   Population
 Event
Large Interaction


    Extreme         Vulnerable
    Natural         Population
     Event
Large Interaction


    Extreme         Vulnerable
    Natural         Population
     Event
Large Interaction = Major Hazard


    Extreme       Vulnerable
    Natural       Population
     Event
Extreme
Natural Event
Extreme       Vulnerable
Natural Event   Population
Extreme
Natural Event
Extreme       Vulnerable
Natural Event   Population
Extreme
Natural Event
Extreme       Vulnerable
Natural Event   Population
Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in
hazardous areas:
Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in
hazardous areas:
Fatalistic Approach
Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in
hazardous areas:
Fatalistic Approach
Acceptance Approach
Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in
hazardous areas:
Fatalistic Approach
Acceptance Approach
Adaption Approach
If it happens, it
happens, and it’s all part of
    living in this area
If it happens, it
                      happens, and it’s all part of
                          living in this area




Fa...
Fatalistic Approach
Fatalistic Approach
  Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
Fatalistic Approach
  Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
  Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards ...
Fatalistic Approach
  Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
  Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards ...
Fatalistic Approach
  Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
  Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards ...
Fatalistic Approach
  Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
  Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards ...
Hazards are a
   part of everyday life
  which we try and live
 with. We know hazards
happen, but continue to
live in this...
Hazards are a
                     part of everyday life
                    which we try and live
                   with...
Acceptance Approach
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
 Costs versus benefits.
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
 Costs versus benefits...
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
 Costs versus benefits...
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
 Costs versus benefits...
Acceptance Approach
 Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are
 greater.
 Costs versus benefits...
Events can be
      prevented and
   warnings given. The
area has been made safer
with modern technology so
 even if a dis...
Events can be
       prevented and
    warnings given. The
 area has been made safer
 with modern technology so
  even if ...
Adaption Approach
Adaption Approach
 People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard.
Adaption Approach
 People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard.
 Prediction.
Adaption Approach
 People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard.
 Prediction.
 Prevention.
Adaption Approach
 People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard.
 Prediction.
 Prevention.
 Pro...
Living in Hazardous Locations
Living in Hazardous Locations
Living in Hazardous Locations
Living in Hazardous Locations
Living in Hazardous Locations
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Living in Hazardous Locations

  1. 1. Why people live in hazardous areas
  2. 2. Contención by 8zil
  3. 3. Extreme Natural Event Contención by 8zil
  4. 4. Duplex in Wadala by Swami Stream
  5. 5. Vulnerable Population Duplex in Wadala by Swami Stream
  6. 6. Extreme Natural Event
  7. 7. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  8. 8. No Interaction = No Hazard Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  9. 9. Extreme Natural Event
  10. 10. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  11. 11. Small Interaction Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  12. 12. Small Interaction Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  13. 13. Small Interaction = Minor Hazard Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  14. 14. Extreme Natural Event
  15. 15. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Population Event
  16. 16. Large Interaction Extreme Vulnerable Natural Population Event
  17. 17. Large Interaction Extreme Vulnerable Natural Population Event
  18. 18. Large Interaction = Major Hazard Extreme Vulnerable Natural Population Event
  19. 19. Extreme Natural Event
  20. 20. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  21. 21. Extreme Natural Event
  22. 22. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  23. 23. Extreme Natural Event
  24. 24. Extreme Vulnerable Natural Event Population
  25. 25. Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in hazardous areas:
  26. 26. Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in hazardous areas: Fatalistic Approach
  27. 27. Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in hazardous areas: Fatalistic Approach Acceptance Approach
  28. 28. Three ‘approaches’ to why people live in hazardous areas: Fatalistic Approach Acceptance Approach Adaption Approach
  29. 29. If it happens, it happens, and it’s all part of living in this area
  30. 30. If it happens, it happens, and it’s all part of living in this area Fatalistic Approach
  31. 31. Fatalistic Approach
  32. 32. Fatalistic Approach Russian roulette - an optimistic approach
  33. 33. Fatalistic Approach Russian roulette - an optimistic approach Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards are ‘God’s will’.
  34. 34. Fatalistic Approach Russian roulette - an optimistic approach Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards are ‘God’s will’. Losses are accepted as inevitable.
  35. 35. Fatalistic Approach Russian roulette - an optimistic approach Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards are ‘God’s will’. Losses are accepted as inevitable. People may remain where they are.
  36. 36. Fatalistic Approach Russian roulette - an optimistic approach Some communities would go as far as to say that hazards are ‘God’s will’. Losses are accepted as inevitable. People may remain where they are. Lack of alternatives.
  37. 37. Hazards are a part of everyday life which we try and live with. We know hazards happen, but continue to live in this area because it has many advantages.
  38. 38. Hazards are a part of everyday life which we try and live with. We know hazards happen, but continue to live in this area because it has many advantages. Acceptance Approach
  39. 39. Acceptance Approach
  40. 40. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater.
  41. 41. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater. Costs versus benefits.
  42. 42. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater. Costs versus benefits. Tourism.
  43. 43. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater. Costs versus benefits. Tourism. Energy generation.
  44. 44. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater. Costs versus benefits. Tourism. Energy generation. Opportunity for intensive agriculture.
  45. 45. Acceptance Approach Accept the risks that the hazards present because the advantages are greater. Costs versus benefits. Tourism. Energy generation. Opportunity for intensive agriculture. Mineral extraction.
  46. 46. Events can be prevented and warnings given. The area has been made safer with modern technology so even if a disaster occurs few people will be affected
  47. 47. Events can be prevented and warnings given. The area has been made safer with modern technology so even if a disaster occurs few people will be affected Adaption Approach
  48. 48. Adaption Approach
  49. 49. Adaption Approach People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard.
  50. 50. Adaption Approach People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard. Prediction.
  51. 51. Adaption Approach People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard. Prediction. Prevention.
  52. 52. Adaption Approach People see that they can prepare for, and therefore survive, the hazard. Prediction. Prevention. Protection.

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