Disaster Risk Management

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Disaster Risk Management

Case Studies in South Asian Countries

person icon Huong Ha

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language icon Language - English

updated on icon Updated on Oct, 2022

architecture icon Disaster,Risk Management,Economics


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Formats : PDF (Read Only)

Pages : 221

ISBN : 9781949443066

Language : English

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This book provides a framework for making administration effective and improving mitigation and rehabilitation measures with a view to ensuring a safer life for citizens.

It is an outcome of research studies carried out by eminent scholars and practitioners in South Asian countries in disaster risk management. The authors discuss how different South Asian countries manage disasters and address their associated challenges. The case studies presented in this book reflect reality versus myth. In the quest to improve the ground-level situation, it is pertinent to understand the interdisciplinary nature of approaches used to tackle the aftermath of disasters.

The key features of this book include (i) the adoption of critical and multidisciplinary approaches to discussing disaster-related problems and emerging issues; and (ii) the provision of insights into the approaches to address the challenges and issues of disaster risk management. The different stakeholders, practitioners, policymakers, and researchers will acquire a fuller and richer understanding of the various issues related to disaster risk management.

Disaster Risk Management

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