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The Asian Tsunami: Aid and Reconstruction After a Disaster

S. K. Jayasuriya, Peter McCawley - Science - 2010 - 272 pages
The 2004 Asian tsunami was the greatest natural disaster in recent times. Almost 230,000 people died. In response, governments in Asia and the broader international community ...
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Decision Aid Models for Disaster Management and Emergencies

Begoņa Vitoriano, Javier Montero, Da Ruan - NATURE - 2013 - 340 pages
Disaster management is a process or strategy that is implemented when any type of catastrophic event takes place. The process may be initiated when anything threatens to ...
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Information and Communication Technology for Peace: The Role of ..., Volume 198

Daniel Stauffacher - Business & Economics - 2005 - 101 pages
Report from ICT4Peace project published by the UN ICT Task Force.
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Capability Development in Support of Comprehensive Approaches: Transforming ...

Derrick Neal - Civil-military relations - 2011 - 319 pages
"This book includes papers presented at the Second International Transformation (ITX2) Conference, held in Rome, Italy, at the NATO Defense College (NDC) June 21-23, 2011, as ...
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Last Mile Logistics for Disaster Relief Supply Chain Management: Challenges ...

Michael Decker - Business & Economics - 2013 - 40 pages
Due to the latest catastrophes caused by both man and nature, humanitarian logistics has received increasing interest from academics, practitioners and specialists. These ...
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Data Against Natural Disasters: Establishing Effective Systems for Relief ...

Samia Amin, Markus P. Goldstein - Social Science - 2008 - 316 pages
This book provides guidance to policy makers seeking to design effective monitoring systems for disaster response management. This volume describes the data needs that arise ...
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Delivering Aid Differently: Lessons from the Field

Wolfgang Fengler, Homi Kharas - Business & Economics - 2010 - 286 pages
We live in a new reality of aid. Gone is the traditional bilateral relationship, the old-fashioned mode of delivering aid, and the perception of the third world as a homogenous ...
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The Politics of Protection: The Limits of Humanitarian Action

Elizabeth G. Ferris - Social Science - 2011 - 359 pages
"Examines the evolution of the international community's understanding and commitment to the concept of 'humanitarian protection, ' focusing on the inconsistencies inherent in ...
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