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Institutional partnerships in multi-hazard early warning systems


This book presents a global knowledge base of lessons learned from good practices in multi-hazard early warning systems. It documents seven good practices: (i) the tropical cyclone early warning system of Cuba; (ii) the Bangladesh cyclone preparedness program: a vital component of the nation's multi-hazard early warning system; (iii) the French vigilance system: contributing to the reduction of disaster risk in France; (iv) the warning management of the Deutscher Wetterdienst; (v) multi-hazard early warning system of the United States national weather service; (vi) the Shanghai multi-hazard early warning system: addressing the challenge of disaster risk reduction in an urban megalopolis; and (vii) mult-hazard early warning system in Japan. This book features a foreword by UNISDR's Margareta Wahlström.

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Keywords

  • Themes:Climate Change, Disaster Risk Management, Early Warning, Urban Risk & Planning
  • Hazards:Cyclone
  • Countries/Regions:Bangladesh, China, Cuba, France, Germany, Japan, United States of America

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/27895

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