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… shows how building the capacity of local institutions is key to sustaining disaster risk reduction, and demonstrates the immediate impact of local and national political … local governments - Canada: The Ontario Provincial Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment - El Salvador: Strengthening connections between communities and local …
… Typhoon Sendong in the Philippines leading to the Mindanao Declaration on Disaster Risk Reduction Priorities; (ii) the new World Meteorological Organization's weather and … project ; (iv) Margareta Wahlström's visit to Mindanao; (v) Panama's new disaster risk reduction (DRR) advocate; (vi) Margareta Wahlström's meeting with Thailand …
… and state-of-the-art hydrometeorological services and their use in disaster risk reduction mechanisms that are effectively protecting lives, livelihoods, and … on investments strengthening weather and climate services for better disaster risk management that are being undertaken by countries with World Bank support. … This … and state-of-the-art hydrometeorological services and their use in disaster risk reduction mechanisms that are effectively protecting lives, livelihoods, and …
… de esta nueva edición del boletín se incluye sistemas de alerta ante sismos y/o tsunami, educación, instrumento de auto-evaluación para gobiernos locales sobre la … de esta nueva edición del boletín se incluye sistemas de alerta ante sismos y/o tsunami, educación, instrumento de auto-evaluación para gobiernos locales sobre la …
… An earthquake early warning for Japanese bullet trains Watching the rains to build resilience in the African Sahel Flood risk reduction in the Netherlands: rhe ‘Room for … models for Cambodia to reduce the risk of H5N1 flu outbreaks in poultry Building resilience to earthquakes in Chile   … This report asserts that the more widespread … An earthquake early warning for Japanese bullet trains Watching the rains to build resilience in the African Sahel Flood risk reduction in the Netherlands: rhe ‘Room for …
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5 February 2009
This book was produced to mark the end of the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR), a United Nations initiative to reduce the negative effects of natural disasters. This volume communicates solutions to the problems associated with natural disasters, stimulating discussion and improvements in methods of protecting people and prop…
… national, regional and international level on implementing the Hyogo Framework for Action and achieving the Millennium Development Goals. This journal aims to give voice … national, regional and international level on implementing the Hyogo Framework for Action and achieving the Millennium Development Goals. This journal aims to give voice …
La Radionovela: Tiempos de Huracanes fue desarrollada con el objectivo de fomentar una cultura de gestíon de riesgo a través de radiodifusión y ofrecer una herramienta novedosa para los procesos de capacitación en materia de desastres. La presente guía pretende facilitar la labor de capacitación proporcionando orientaciones didacticas y técnicas para l…
… 80% of the total mass of atmospheric water vapor (Stull, 2012). It is a well-known fact that the lower the atmospheric moisture content, the more readily and vigorously …
… summarizes the outcomes of the Programme Forum and presents the progress made in disaster prevention and risk reduction during the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR). It …