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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Every year, natural events, such as earthquakes, floods, storms, heatwaves and droughts cause huge humanitarian and economic damage around the world. Although we are now better able to identify...

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The aim of this report is to assist agencies working in the tsunami crisis by highlighting seven generic lessons that have been learned from other natural disasters, specifically floods and...

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The Cairo based World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean published in 2007 theWHO e-Atlas of disaster risk for the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Volume 1: Exposure...

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Publisher(s): UNOCHA
Date: Feb 2011

Welcome address of Mr. Rudolf Müller - Chief, Emergency Services Branch, OCHA Geneva.

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These notes are the body of knowledge and best practices easily available for affected governments in order to assist them in making crucial decisions for post-earthquake recovery and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: India

A Hindi language informational disaster response booklet for High School Students covering natural disasters.

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The objectives of this report are to survey and record observations and measurements that would help the scientific and professional communities understand the Ecuador Earthquake of 16 April 2016...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The increased occurrence of natural disasters over the years have led to greater awareness of their impacts and the need to be prepared. New Zealand has encountered tsunamis, earthquakes and...

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Publisher(s): CARE International
Date: Dec 2008

This presentation covered topics including-

1. Introduction

2. Planning

3. Specification

4. Logistics

5. Construction

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In recent years, earthquakes have shaken Japan, China, Indonesia and Haiti; flooding has swamped Pakistan and the Mississippi Delta; hurricanes have tested New Orleans and the Gulf Coast; and...

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