Due to a high diversity in its users' nationality, culture and interest, LastQuake must be developed with cultural neutrality so that it can be adopted and used in all areas. For instance, cartoons, instead of textual contents, are used to determine the intensity of the earthquake, overcoming potential language barriers (Figure 2.5 - as shown in source document). They were developed to be understood all over the world, and have proven to be effectively used (Bossu et al. 2014; Bossu et al. 2016).
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Hazards: Natural hazards
Disaster Phases: Response