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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Community, environment and disaster risk management, volume 1. This book portrays lessons from innovative urban risk management approaches in Asian cities, drawn from seven Asian countries. The...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper offers a synthesis of ideas debated at a one day seminar examining international responses to humanitarian tragedies. With many regions of the world today caught up in a state of...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Viet Nam

Tehcnical guidelines in Vietnamese informing pepole how to cope with hazardous situations (floods, diseases, powercut. . . ). This guide published by San Fransisco Department of Emergency...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Switzerland

The present report focuses on the realization of the right to adequate housing in post-disaster settings. The report assesses human rights standards and guidelines relevant to an approach to...

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Publisher(s): World Bank
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Bangladesh

This paper examines the potential cost of offsetting increased flooding risk from climate change, based on simulations from a climate model of extreme floods out to 2050. The remainder of the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In 1997 (Mbiba 1997) , I argued that communal lands do not offer secure tenure for the people living on them, and that while this insecurity prevails, the inhabitants of communal areas in Zimbabwe...

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The Nepali version of the Compendium, which was jointly published by the Department of Water Supply and Sewerage, UN-Habitat, WSSCC and EAWAG. Primarily designed for engineers and planners,...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Liberia

This paper aims to provide an analysis of the mechanisms of the war economy in Liberia, examining the linkages between factional activity and the political process at government level, as well as...

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The Yokohama Review currently is proceeding as an analytical process that reflects the current state of awareness and accomplishments, limitations and constraints, and expresses major conclusions...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Switzerland

This paper has been prepared, following the request of the Working Group ofthe Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC)5, with the overall goal of enhancing theunderstanding of civil-military...

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