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Marco Morante, an architect from L'Aquila who has worked with the town council and private contractors, described the failure to involve the local community in decisions over reconstruction as a mistake.
In this study, we acknowledge the need to learn lessons for improving risk communication from problems encountered by experts prior to and after the L'Aquila event.
Ultimately, Dalembert evokes two seismic convulsions taking place simultaneously in L'Aquila.
While the prosecutor in the L'Aquila case accused the committee members of "translating their scientific uncertainty into an overly optimistic message," the accused scientists claimed that they were not responsible for informing the public.
The "rescue" of L'Aquila has been constantly broadcast by Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi as one of the major achievements of his center-right government.
Berlusconi decided later that month to change the summit venue to L'Aquila from the Sardinian resort island of La Maddalena as part of efforts to provide a quick economic and morale boost to the city.
The Prime Minister was in L'Aquila for the G8 summit and he took time out to visit the village, which was one of the worst affected communities in the April quake.
While in Italy, Sarah Brown had a private audience with Pope Benedict XVI and toured L'Aquila, which was badly damaged by April's earthquake.
ACTOR George Clooney visited the earthquake city of L'Aquila yesterday - and said he would make a film there in September to help the shattered region.
The key message for us is to ask the G8 to live up to their commitments," Meles Zenawi, the Ethiopian prime minister, said before the summit, which is being held in the Italian town of L'Aquila.
A communique released at the summit in L'Aquila also committed the G8 to continue efforts to restore global economic growth.
Depois de receber as principais liderancas mundiais em Napoles (1994) e Genova (2001), Silvio Berlusconi elegeu L'Aquila para realizar a 35a edicao da Cupula do G-8.