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|National Group for Hydro-Geological Disaster Prevention
|The National Group for Hydro-Geological Disaster Prevention (Gruppo Nazionale per la Difesa dalle Catastrofi Idrogeologiche, GNDCI) is a research network of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). The group is composed of research organisations from Universities, from State Administration, and from private and public organisations.
Since 1986, the GNDCI has been the operating group of the Italian Civil Protection Department (Departimento della Protezione Civile, DPC) for issues related to hydro-geological disasters, with the following main tasks: