- Publisher(s): Tudor Rose
- Reference code: DRR10318
- Publication date: 2006
- ISBN/ISSN: 0953614077
- Author(s): Griffiths, Jacqui; Ingleton, Toby
- Number of pages: 156 p.
- Price: Unknown
A fully illustrated book Real Risk offers perspectives, case studies and analysis on disaster risk reduction and mitigation in the light of major natural disasters that have occurred since the publication of Know Risk in early 2005. It brings together the knowledge and experiences of public and private organisations working toward disaster preparedness and mitigation at local, national and international levels.
- Themes:Capacity Development, Community-based DRR, Complex Emergency, Critical Infrastructure, Disaster Risk Management, Early Warning, Economics of DRR, Education & School Safety, Environment, GIS & Mapping, Health & Health Facilities, Information Management, Insurance & Risk Transfer, Media, Risk Identification & Assessment, Social Impacts & Resilience, Space Technology, Structural Safety, Urban Risk & Planning, Vulnerable Populations
- Hazards:Cyclone, Earthquake, Flood, Tsunami
- Countries/Regions:Africa, Americas, Asia, Bangladesh, Cameroon, China, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Korea, Rep of, Mozambique, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Tajikistan, Tanzania, United Rep of, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States of America