Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction
Emerald Group Publishing, 2012 - Nature - 402 pages
This comprehensive book looks at the role of governments, NGOs, academics and corporate sectors in community based disaster risk reduction, and examines experiences from Asia, American and African countries.
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