Download the Drought Risk Reduction: Framework and Practices document

Title
Drought Risk Reduction: Framework and Practices
License
Public Domain (PD)
+ Works in the public domain may be used freely without the permission of the former copyright owner.

+ For more info see http://www.copyright.gov/help/faq/faq-definitions.html.
Abstract

Drought is one of the major threats among natural hazards to people's livelihoods and socio-economic development. Drought tends to occur less frequently than other hazards (Figure 1). However, when it does occur, it generally affects a broad region for seasons or years at a time. This can result in a larger proportion of the population being affected by drought than by other disasters. To reduce the threat of drought around the world, an increasing number of national, regional, and in...

Publication Date
Category
Climatology Meteorology Atmosphere
processes and phenomena of the atmosphere. Examples: cloud cover, weather, climate, atmospheric conditions, climate change, precipitation
Regions
Global
Owner
More info
-
Maintenance Frequency
There Are No Plans To Update The Data
Purpose

For use in the ThinkHazard! (THOR) project

Language
English
Supplemental Information

No information provided

Comments (0 total)

Log in to add a comment

Average Rating

(0)

Favorite

Log in to add/delete Favorites.