Information management and technology

Information management and technology

Data and information exchange standards, databases and information management, portals, knowledge management, networks and communities of practice, ICT.

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2022
This report includes extended definitions related to concepts particularly of relevance to this project deliverable, including ‘multi-hazard’, ‘hazard interrelationships’, ‘multi-risk’ and ‘direct and indirect loss and risk’.
British Geological Survey
A new report has unified the WHO threat prevention model, after reviewing nearly 3,000 documents issued over the 23 years leading up to the Covid-19 pandemic
El País
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2023
This paper investigates the role of flood risk experts in supporting homeowners to implement property-level flood risk adaption (PLFRA). Homeowners can reduce their flood risks by implementing PLFRA.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)
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2023
Situated in the Indian Sundarbans, this study uncovers how and why advances in scientific knowledge and technological developments are failing to enhance resilience of the marginal and vulnerable populations, instead unmaking their lived environments.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
Wednesday marked 10 years since Tokyo police launched a Twitter account to post information on simple measures related to disasters that can be implemented in daily life.
Japan Times Ltd., the
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The UN Development Programme (UNDP), the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the World Meteorological Organization are collaborating to develop a new tracking system to record and analyse hazardous events and disaster losses and damages.
UNDRR Bonn Office World Meteorological Organization United Nations Development Programme
The elaboration of the Ex-ante Feasibility Study aimed to facilitate the identification of the contents and processes on which to build the experience of a best-practice incubator through the establishment of the PROCULTHER-NET community within the KN.
PROCULTHER
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2022
This Nepal country briefing explains why events including monsoon floods, droughts, landslides, and earthquakes force thousands of people to leave their homes each year and shows how stronger data can support prevention and preparedness.
Asian Development Bank