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Disaster reduction

Julia Kuroiwa

Disaster reduction

living in harmony with nature

by Julia Kuroiwa

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Published by Quebecor World in Lima, Peru .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction, 1990-1999.,
  • Emergency management.,
  • Disaster relief.,
  • Natural disasters -- Research -- International cooperation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLiving in harmony with nature.
    StatementAuthor and editor, Julio Kuroiwa.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 495 p. :
    Number of Pages495
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18268791M
    ISBN 109972999904

    on Disaster Reduction, held in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, January The Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA), adopted by the Conference, seeks the outcome of “The substantial reduction of disaster losses, in lives and in the social, economic and environmental assets of communities and countries”. In order to achieve the statedFile Size: 1MB. Disaster Reduction (UN/ISDR) in promoting disaster reduction at all levels, since The SU-SSC is proud to jointly publish with the UN/ISDR secretariat a book entitled: "Building Disaster Resilient Communities: Good Practices and Lessons Learned". This publication is a compilation of articles contributed by Non-Governmental Organizations.

    This book discusses the interconnected, complex and emerging risks in today’s societies and deliberates on the various aspects of disaster risk reduction strategies especially through community resilience and .   DISASTER READINESS AND RISK REDUCTION Senior High School S/Y - 2. Course Outline Disaster and Disaster Risk Exposure and Vulnerability Basic Concept of Hazard Earthquake Hazard Volcanic Hazards Other Related Geological Hazard Hydrometeorological Hazard Fire Hazard Disaster Risk Reduction and Management What to expect from the State.

    Disaster Readiness and Risk Reduction. This course focuses on the application of scientific knowledge and the solution of practical problems in a physical environment. It is designed to bridge the gap between theoretical science and daily living. The Philippines is frequently . of disaster risk reduction” was published in “Living with risk: a global review of disaster risk reduction initiatives” in The following year, the Hyogo Framework for Action requested the UNISDR to “update and widely disseminate international standard terminology related to disaster risk reduction, at least in all official.


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