- Natural disasters in Middle East and North Africa: A regional overview
This report aims to establish a more strategic and collaborative framework
between the World Bank and its international partners, particularly the United Nations
Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and the United Nations Development Programme
(UNDP), to assist MNA countries’ efforts to shift from disaster response to proactive
risk management. Approaches used to develop the framework may include
implementation of probabilistic modeling; risk assessment (usi...
- Publication Date
- July 16, 2015, 6:45 a.m.
- Geoscientific Information
- information pertaining to earth sciences. Examples: geophysical features and processes, geology, minerals, sciences dealing with the composition, structure and origin of the earth s rocks, risks of earthquakes, volcanic activity, landslides, gravity information, soils, permafrost, hydrogeology, erosion
- North Africa , Middle East
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