A structured analytical process designed to determine the nature and extent of risk by analyzing potential hazards and evaluating existing conditions of vulnerability that together could potentially harm exposed people, property, services, livelihoods and the environment on which they depend.
25 Jul 2016, WB
In a new book titled 'Dull Disasters', Daniel Clarke calls to make dealing with disasters a dull event rather than a media circus. He discusses ways to ‘dull’ or reduce the impact of disasters, building on existing examples and financial instruments to put in place concrete, coordinated, and credible plans pre-disaster.
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