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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Nigeria

This study investigates the differences and similarities that exist between flood and rainstorm victims in rural and urban communities of Kwara State, Nigeria. The study obtained data from a...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Looking at a spread of slow-onset and sudden climate-related events, this article explores the meteorological fields that must be considered in future disaster-preparedness planning.

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In the contemporary world, a revolution in digital technologies has changed our
way of life—for better. The role of women is expanding in socio-economic, political and
physical spaces...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

In the contemporary world, a revolution in digital technologies has changed our
way of life—for better. The role of women is expanding in socio-economic, political and
physical spaces...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

A study of the application of local skills and knowledge in the aftermath of the Marathwada region earthquake in 1993.

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The catastrophic risk analysis quantifies the risks of hazard, exposure, vulnerability, and loss, thus providing the decision maker with the necessary information to make optimum decisions on...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

The escalating burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) worldwide warrants an
urgent public health response. Resource constraints and other factors necessitate an
integrated and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Kenya

Case study on the city of Nairobi and Risk and Disaster management

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The main objectives of this study have been two-fold. On the one hand, the study has attempted to establish the extent of financial vulnerability of governments and households to natural hazards...

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Case study on what can be done to reduce the impact of natural diasters at the community level.

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