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Date: Feb 2024
Location: Switzerland

This document concerns the approach adopted to natural hazards, in particular flood protection (floods, bank erosion, debris flows), avalanche protection, mass movements (fall, slide and flow...

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In the wake of different natural calamities occurrin in the Odisha State, elaborate arragements arebeing made by the State Government for administration of different assitance for the people and...

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Training book for trainers for training on national hazards and early warning. Includes topics such as disaster risk reduction, drought hazard, flood hazard, disease pandemics and others.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Cambodia

This research paper focused on identifying the vulnerability and capacity levels of these villages, and collecting testimonies on indigenous coping mechanisms, disaster history, people’s...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Mozambique

This evaluation of the World Bank’s experience with natural disasters was done by the Independent Evaluation Group–World Bank at the request of the Bank’s Board of Executive Directors. It comes at...

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Design and construction of houses to resist natural hazards in Bangladesh, particularly in relation to the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction.

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Case study wrote by Philip Hirsch and Khamla Phanvilay that deals with community-based natural resource management and watershed resource conflict in Lao PDR. These crucial points enter in the...

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This report focuses on mitigation of climate hazards as the main impetus and goal for implementing natural infrastructures. Narural infrastructures can also be employed to reap a variety of...

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 Since more than 20 years refugees are living in 9 refugee camps along the Thai-Myanmar border. The refugee have established refugee organised governance structures to self-govern the refugee...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This report presents the key finding of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Conference on Natural Catastrophe Risk Insurance Mechanisms for Asia and the Pacific held in Tokyo in November 2008. It...

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