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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Every year vulnerable communities across the country prepare themselves for the risk and reality of devastating floods of the type that affected 20 million people in 2010. Realising that the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

SUD-Net Workshop, 17?19 February 2009, Cape Town. This report summarizes the presentations and discussions held at the SUD-Net Africa workshop which mainly focused on education for sustainable...

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Disaster risk reduction is the first line of defense in adapting to climate change. Accordingly GFDRR’s basic approach is to build resilience now for better adaptation to a changing climate....

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GFDRR annual report 2009. This document reports on GFDRR interventions in 2009 and its achievement in maturing into a leading global player in disaster risk reduction and sustainable recovery, a...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The number of people at risk from natural hazards and human-induced disasters is increasing. At the same time there is growing recognition that science and technology can potentially make a huge...

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This country profile synthesizes most relevant data and information for Disaster Risk Reduction and Adaptation to Climate Change and is designed as a quick reference source for development...

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This document aims to present an approach that will be readily understood by people working in all fields of development or humanitarian work. Viewing risk reduction as a goal or ongoing process...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The disaster management community has developed a significant body of knowledge and tools over the past decades for managing climate-related risks associated with natural variability in the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

A policy is a set of related decisions which give rise to specific proposals for action or to negotiated agreements. These decisions may relate to single issues such as the imposition of regulated...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Japan

Lessons learned from the Great Hanshin-Awaji (Kobe) Earthquake of 1995 and other disasters led the Japanese government to promote the concept of networked relocation following the GEJE, when an...

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