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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Risk management is inspired by the anticipated reduction oflosses (human and material) that natural hazards may cause inthe future. It is a policy by means of which the possibility oflosses is...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Following international interventions in Bosnia-Herzegovina1 and Iraq, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have played a central role in delivering humanitarian relief, encouraging participation...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Philippines

The National Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Council (former National Disaster Coordinating Council) was created by the Philippines Government and lies under the Department of National...

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This report addresses the current situation on haiti, and the development that has accured from 2010 earthquake disaster to a path of sustainable recovery today. It covers among others camp...

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Publisher(s): World Bank
Date: Jul 2014
Location: World

This book is designed for governments that make decisions on the application of preventive resettlement programs as disaster risk reduction measures, as well as for institutions and professionals...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This Manual considers international laws, standards and policies pertaining to five areas relevant to rehabilitation following a natural disaster: human rights, the rights of vulnerable groups,...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Thailand

The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) was established as a result of the recent reform of the Royal Thai Government. DDPM acts as one of line agency under the Ministry of...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The papers in this volume were prepared as background materials for the conference on The future of disaster risk: building safer cities held at the World Bank from December 4 to December 6, 2002...

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“Pounds of Prevention” is a series of short articles that illustrate how disaster risk reduction works and why it is important. This case study on Guatemala, takes a behind-the-scenes look at aid...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Ethiopia

The paper focuses on the question of how food aid can best be targeted to the neediest households in food-insecure areas, particularly in the context of the 1993 National Policy on Disaster...

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