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Dull disasters? how planning ahead will make a difference

Author: Daniel J Clarke; Stefan Dercon
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press Oxford Oxford University Press 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Shows how countries and international agencies can better prepare for natural disasters such as typhoons, earthquakes, floods, and drought.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel J Clarke; Stefan Dercon
ISBN: 9780198785576 0198785577
OCLC Number: 951672632
Description: xiv, 139 Seiten 22 cm
Contents: 1: Dealing with Disasters: It Should and Can Get Better2: Defining the Problem: Begging Bowls and Benefactors3: Bring in the Professionals4: Planning for Disaster Recovery: Changing the Default Setting5: Finance as the Glue6: Moving Forward . . .GlossaryNotesReferences
Responsibility: Daniel J. Clarke, Stefan Dercon


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Given the increasing frequency and severity of natural disasters brought on by climate change and the stress of massive numbers of displaced people placed on all of society due to man-made disasters, Read more...

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