Capital District

The author to propose a series of strategies possible in order to delineate and to establish an effective planning for the prevention and reduction to the minimum of the disasters that this type of phenomena usually triggers. 1. INTRODUCTION The increase and densification of the population in Bogota, Capital District, the development of dangerous technologies and the negligence in this vitally important subject before the threat of the earthquakes, can affect a lifted number of inhabitants, its goods and the infrastructure of the city, causing enormous losses that, surely, would also affect the economic and social development of the city reason for the present work, that later would take many years in recovering. As a result of this situation, with the purpose of to promote the mitigation of the risks by means of political adapting of urban development, the author committed itself to realise this investigation in the light of the theories, experiences, studies and techniques available to provide the logical elements of prevention, applying the socioeconomic planning. The process of investigation in the present case has criteria purely scientists and count on the support of existing studies, avoiding speculations and using in addition, like basic tools, the empirical knowledge and experiences of the organisms that historically have handled east subject, as well as the last knowledge based on new technologies.

It has been necessary to resort to connoisseurs of the matter to gather and to systematize the data of way like the result of the investigation is real, serious, deep and serves as it contributes to the socioeconomic development of Bogota, D.C. The technical handling of the seismic subject and its implications in the planning, not yet present/display a consistent development against the knowledge of the advances that the same deserves. The Administration of the city has contracted in the past studies and designs of constructive norms that must be retaken and be updated.