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Understanding Risk in an Evolving World - Emerging Best Practices in Natural ...
Abstract

This report contains case studies spanning 40 countries that showcase emerging best practices, demonstrate how risk assessments are being used to inform DRM and broader development, and highlight lessons learned through these efforts. Taken as a group, these case studies evidence the need for continued investment in accurate and useful risk information and provide recommendations for the future. Experience has shown that a purely technical assessment of risk, however sophisticated and cutt...

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Society
characteristics of society and cultures. Examples: settlements, anthropology, archaeology, education, traditional beliefs, manners and customs, demographic data, recreational areas and activities, social impact assessments, crime and justice, census information
Regions
Global
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There Are No Plans To Update The Data
Purpose

For use in the ThinkHazard! (THOR) project

Language
English
Supplemental Information

river_flood, tsunami, coastal_flood, strong_wind, volcanic_ash, landslide, earthquake

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