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Disaster, planning and development

Disaster, planning and development

managing natural hazards to reduce loss

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Published by The Department in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.,
  • Caribbean Area.,
  • Latin American.
    • Subjects:
    • Emergency management -- Latin America.,
    • Emergency management -- Caribbean Area.,
    • Natural disasters -- Latin America.,
    • Natural disasters -- Caribbean Area.,
    • Regional planning -- Latin American.,
    • Regional planning -- Caribbean Area.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDisasters, planning and development.
      StatementDepartment of Regional Development and Environment, Executive Secretariat for Economic and Social Affairs, Organization of American States ; with support from the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance, United States Agency for International Development.
      ContributionsOrganization of American States. Dept. of Regional Development and Environment., Organization of American States. Natural Hazards Project., United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV551.L29 D57 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1640169M
      ISBN 10082703007X
      LC Control Number91193277

      A book to teach disaster management would accomplish very little unless a broad spectrum of knowledge is imparted regarding effects of various types of disasters, their dimensions and Author: Satish Modh. NFPA This book is another criteria source disaster plans. NFPA Recommended Practice for Disaster Management, Edition NFPA establishes minimum criteria for disaster management for the private and public sectors in the areas of effective disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. (16 pp., ) LESSON SEVEN:File Size: KB.

      Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) for the financial support provided for the process and publication of the report through the Comprehensive Disaster Management Harmonised Implementation Programme (CDM HIP), . Early care and education programs should consider how to prepare for and respond to emergency situations or natural disasters that may require evacuation, lock-down, or shelter-in-place and have written plans, accordingly. Written plans should be posted in each classroom and areas used by children. The following topics should be addressed, including but not limited to regularly scheduled.

      Disasters and development: Part I. Relationships between disasters and development. Stephenson RS, DuFrane C. This module introduces a paradigm for understanding the disaster/development interface. Specifically, the module asserts that disasters and development are linked closely in that disasters can both destroy development initiatives and Cited by: Examines the complexities of disaster planning and control, covering the concepts of disaster management, development of disaster and emergency operation plans, and much more. Through examples and case studies, the book allows the fire officer to study how the fire service has been involved with responding to various d.


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