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Publisher(s): Prevention Web
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Burundi

This risk profile is an analysis of the mortality and economic loss risk for three weather-related hazards: tropical cyclones, floods and landslides. In addition new insights have been gained into...

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Rapport national de résultats stratégiques pour les objectifs:
1- Intégrer la réduction des risques de catastrophe dans les politiques et plans
relatifs au développment durable.
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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Malaysia

This article extracted from the Prevention Web website deals with disaster risk reduction in Malaysia. The author insists on the need to spread DRR through public and private sector then to...

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The key objectives of the study were to a) study the owner driven, NGO and International agencies’ shelter construction, b) identify gaps and opportunities, c) recommend a set of actions including...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Recent devastating losses in earthquakes to housing around the world highlight the need to share information on building construction practices and strengthening technologies. The Earthquake...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In the hearts and minds of uprooted people, the power and mystique of the word ˜home' inspire the greatest efforts to return. However, there are times when the reality of home and the initial...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

This paper presents proof-of-concept of an innovative model, Heartfile Health Financing (HHF), developed in Pakistan by an NGO to address these problems.
HHF comprises three elements: a...

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The terms and definitions in this glossary have been compiled from existing glossaries and other reference material available to the public, with a focus on their common usage and understanding...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Thailand

This document presents key issues of Disaster Prevention Regulation of National Disaster Prevention B. E. 2538. It is the revised version of National Disaster Prevention B. E. 2526 in order to...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This edition of Humanitarian Exchange features articles on the topic of disaster risk reduction for humanitarian practitioners. Disaster risk reduction is the broad development and application of...

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