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The collection, processing, organization and dissemination of information to support knowledge sharing for disaster risk reduction, including the development common terminology.

 by Jason Gutierrez/Irin http://www.irinnews.org/report/100661/resilience-planning-some-do-s-and-don-ts

Resilience planning – Some do’s and don’ts

26 Sep 2014, IRIN

'Businesses are also recognizing that investing in resilience makes good business sense,' said USAID’s Yates. Nearly 80 percent of all economic investment comes from private companies, according to the UN's 2013 Global Assessment report...

Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.2 [PDF, 109Kb]Systems are in place to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities
  • Indicator 3.1 [PDF, 105Kb]Relevant information on disasters is available and accessible at all levels, to all stakeholders (through networks, development of information sharing systems etc)
  • Indicator 5.4 [PDF, 88Kb]Procedures are in place to exchange relevant information during hazard events and disasters, and to undertake post-event reviews

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