Name Disaster
Domain Natural
Description An event causing great and often sudden damage or distress; a disaster. See Disaster Type for the kinds of common disasters, and GLIDEnumber website for an overview of recent disasters.
Social actors and roles Victims and responders
Triggered interaction (humanitarian) response
Token News coverage
Other characteristics
Part of Geophysical and/or meteorological processes
Parts A disaster may strike multiple areas simultaneously. Though there may be a single overall event, the local impact at multiple geographic locations could be considered as "parts of the overall disaster".
Succeeding events Response bringing relief and reconstruction
Action realm & order Operations
Socio-technical level macro (landscape)
Value impacts Destructive, erosive
Further reading GLIDEnumber website and