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People living in the same area affected by a disaster will experience it differently depending on their individual vulnerabilities and capacities. These vulnerabilities, and intersecting vulnerabilities, are often invisible in data, policy and practice.
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A tsunami detector buoy is floated off the Nicobar Islands, India
While incidents such as the eruption of are relatively common as volcanoes are naturally unstable, unpredictable and exist throughout the world.
Conversation Media Group, the
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2022
This article attempts to trace the origins and gradual development of ‘inter-agency collaboration’ and the implications for disaster management in Pakistan through analysising relief and rehabilitation interventions in the ex post of the 2005 earthquake.
Jàmbá Journal of Disaster Risk Studies
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2021
This paper assesses the potential of unlocking flood farming to reduce flood risks and boost dryland production in Ethiopia. Ethiopia is experiencing extreme weather variability with some areas being vulnerable to drought, others to flooding.
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research International Water Management Institute
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2022
This paper reviews current knowledge on the pandemics’ effects on long-term economic development, spanning economic and historical debates. Pandemics have been a long-standing object of study, albeit with declining interest - until COVID-19 arrived.
Economics of Disasters and Climate Change (Springer)
New research examines not just how the people of Paradise and the surrounding communities responded but also how lessons learned from one fire could be applied to future fires.
Northern Arizona University
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2022
This study provides a review of infectious disease risk financing schemes to draw lessons and recommend solutions for the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) member countries.
Asian Development Bank Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation Program
The eruption of the Hunga Tonga volcano triggered tsunami waves that also reached Ecuador. The country set off its electronic sirens.
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