Acts of nature, acts of man: the global response to natural disasters
United Nations Association of the United States of America, Jul 1, 1977 - Social Science - 90 pages
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Preface by Robert V Roosa Chairman UNAUSA Policy Table
IntroductionNatural Disasters in the Next Decade
Afterword by Orville L Freeman Chairman UNAUSA
ACTS OF NATURE administrative affected country areas Assembly assistance to national aster Bangladesh Burke Marshall Chairman cost damage assessment developing countries development assistance disaster assistance disaster occurs Disaster Relief Coordinator disaster relief system disaster situations disaster victims disaster zone disaster-affected country disaster-prone countries donor governments drought earthquake effect ensure relief ernment Ethiopia field funds Geneva Geneva Conventions Guatemala humanitarian ICRC INTELSAT international assistance international disaster relief international relief involved League of Red major disaster major natural disasters major relief ment national disaster organization national disaster plan national disaster preparedness national disaster relief national Red Cross ness organiza Panel recommends political problems Red Cross Societies relief agencies relief effort relief operations Resolution 2816 role Sahelian satellite Secretary-General tional tions transport U.S. Government U.S. Representative UNA-USA UNDP UNDRO UNICEF United Nations Disaster USAID USAID/FDA victims of natural World Bank World Food Programme