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Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction, 1996 (NCP,)

R. L. Heathcote

Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction, 1996 (NCP,)

by R. L. Heathcote

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Published by McClain Printing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural Disasters,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11654565M
    ISBN 100858256622
    ISBN 109780858256620

    Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings Congresses: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Natural disaster reduction. New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, © The World Conference on Disaster Reduction was held in Kobe, Hyogo, Japan and adopted the “Hyogo Framework for Action Building the Resilience of Nations and Communities to Disasters”, which is currently serving as the guiding document in strengthening and building international cooperation to ensure that disaster risk reduction Abbreviation: UNDRR (formerly UNISDR).

    / International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction. The Economic and Social Council, Recalling General Assembly resolutions 44/ of 22 December , in which the Assembly called for. Milestones in the History of Disaster Risk Reduction. Over the decades, disaster risk reduction has moved from a narrowly perceived technical discipline, to a broad-based global movement focused on sustainable development. The GA decides to convene in the World Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction Res. 51/

    The Yokohama Conference The IDNDR Programme Forum The Millennium Declaration The Johannesburg Summit Risk Reduction Objectives First Risk Reduction Objective: Understand and communicate the nature of hazards and vulnerabilities and capacities Second Risk Reduction . disasters with two objectives: 1) to assess the mid- to long-term health impact of disasters with regard to the presence of persistent negative health consequences, and 2) to identify and appraise the social determinants associated with these impacts, as entry points for addressing disaster risk reduction. Building on this evidence,Cited by:


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