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Publisher(s): German Red Cross
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Bangladesh

The coastal regions of Bangladesh are hit by cyclones regularly. The country has evolved, in the face of repetitious calamities, a disaster preparedness programme. The major response to cyclones...

Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): German Red Cross
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Bangladesh

The coastal regions of Bangladesh are hit by cyclones regularly. The country has evolved, in the face of repetitious calamities, a disaster preparedness programme. The major response to cyclones...

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Date: Mar 2014
Location: World

Drainage problem in low-income communities. Health impact and consequences. Implications for town planning. The need for collaboration and etc.

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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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A People's Guide to Building Damages and Disaster Safe Construction is a popular learning material brought out bu UNNATI. It's not exhaustive in its contents but touches upon some of the most...

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This report presents a comprehensive action plan designed to minimize the loss of life and destruction brought on by increasing numbers of water-related disasters worldwide (such as floods,...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The occurrence of disasters has become an important factor adversely affecting our economic development and social stability. However, these natural disasters such as typhoons, earthquakes, storm...

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These guidelines are oriented to the needs of the decision-maker and provide a description of the range of mitigation options that need to be considered when making efforts to reduce losses from...

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Publisher(s): Government of India
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Bangladesh, India

Construction of shelters along vulnerable coastal areas is one of the important cyclone mitigation measures. These guidelines address conditions in the north Bay of Bengal, where storm surge...