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Under pressure: developing lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) inclusive emergency services

William Leonard, Debra Parkinson, Alyssa Duncan, Frank Archer, Catherine Orian Weiss
2022 Australian Journal of Emergency Management  
The survey is part of a larger project assisting the emergency management sector to develop LGBTI-inclusive practices.  ...  disaster risk reduction, as well as other relevant international and regional forums for cooperation, have been instrumental in the development of policies and strategies and the advancement of knowledge  ...  Such knowledge can be leveraged for the purpose of pre-disaster risk assessment, for prevention and mitigation and for the development and implementation of appropriate preparedness and effective response  ... 
doi:10.47389/37.1.52 fatcat:vfsdpmeoxjgtxnlptrimwg224y

Introduction [chapter]

A. Nuno Martins, Mahmood Fayazi, Faten Kikano, Liliane Hobeica
2021 Enhancing Disaster Preparedness  
of disaster risk governance, including national platforms; accountability for disaster risk management; preparedness to "Build Back Better"; recognition of stakeholders and their roles; mobilization of  ...  There is also clear recognition of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction and the regional platforms for disaster risk reduction as mechanisms for coherence across agendas, monitoring and periodic  ...  Such knowledge can be leveraged for the purpose of pre-disaster risk assessment, for prevention and mitigation and for the development and implementation of appropriate preparedness and effective response  ... 
doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-819078-4.02001-3 fatcat:r6unbol4dffcjdikwvebs3t4sy

A capacity analysis framework for multi-hazard early warning in coastal communities

Richard Haigh, Dilanthi Amaratunga, Kinkini Hemachandra
2018 Procedia Engineering  
A critical aspect of disaster risk reduction (DRR) is the efficient functioning of multi-hazard early warning systems (MHEWS) that are owned by States but require a high degree of international and multilateral  ...  Coastal regions are an important focus of development, are densely populated and are typically exposed to a range of hazards.  ...  The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2018.01.147 fatcat:6wbupy7sencodpaw7ndfeixmva

Contribution of the International Consortium on Landslides to the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction: engraining to the Science and Technology Roadmap

Irasema Alcántara-Ayala, Kyoji Sassa
2020 Landslides. Journal of the International Consortium on Landslides  
While the former was conceived as a strategy for global promotion of understanding and reducing landslide disaster risk, the latter is directed to advocate for harmonic cohesiveness between the Sendai  ...  A year after the establishment of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR), the science and technology community (STC) endorsed in Geneva the UNISDR Science and Technology Roadmap  ...  Acknowledgements We thank two anonymous reviewers for the helpful comments on an earlier draft of the manuscript. Review Paper Landslides  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10346-020-01539-8 pmid:32982623 pmcid:PMC7500253 fatcat:bxm4fcusuzhrxa46bgikt66dnu

Vulnerability, Arctic Indigenous Groups and Oil Spills

Giovanna Maria Frisso
2022 Yearbook of International Disaster Law  
All the feedback received is appreciated, as it has helped improve the article. 1 David Romero Marique et al, 'Climate-related displacements of coastal communities in the Arctic: Engaging traditional knowledge  ...  Gaillard, 'Disaster studies inside out' (2019) 43 Disasters 7.  ...  scientific knowledge in disaster risk assessment and the development and implementation of policies, strategies, plans and programmes of specific sectors, with a cross-sectoral approach, which should  ... 
doi:10.1163/26662531_00301_014 fatcat:ni22peyefngrnjm2nk3pmjipoi

DISASTER RISK REDUCTION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

ALISA HOLLOWAY
2003 African Security Review  
policy and practice -especially as they apply to the management of disaster risk -and particularly as these relate to southern Africa.  ...  This article will reflect on the challenges of implementing disaster risk reduction in southern Africa, a region not historically regarded as "disaster-prone", with specific reference to southern Africa's  ...  Disaster risk reduction (disaster reduction) The systematic development and application of policies, strategies and practices to minimize vulnerabilities and disaster risks throughout society, to avoid  ... 
doi:10.1080/10246029.2003.9627568 fatcat:imhqss3wuvahxafwblnu4nzqku

Managing disaster knowledge: identification of knowledge factors and challenges

Chaminda Pathirage, Krisanthi Seneviratne, Dilanthi Amaratunga, Richard Haigh
2012 International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment  
of funds for economic planning measures, poor planning, poor communication, poor leadership, and poor institutional arrangement were highlighted.  ...  Knowledge management can play a vital role through ensuring the availability and accessibility of accurate and reliable disaster risk information when required and through effective lesson learning.  ...  Knowledge on disaster management strategies, together with good practices and lessons learned can undoubtedly support this effort through well-informed mitigative measures and preparedness planning.  ... 
doi:10.1108/17595901211263620 fatcat:smrtyhdlkjc57lkdasn7xldi34

Traditional Coping Strategies and Disaster Response: Examples from the South Pacific Region

Stephanie M. Fletcher, Jodi Thiessen, Anna Gero, Michele Rumsey, Natasha Kuruppu, Juliet Willetts
2013 Journal of Environmental and Public Health  
These findings also provide important impetus for Pacific Island governments to recognise traditional approaches in their disaster preparedness and response processes.  ...  are consistently being applied as part of response to disasters and climate changes.  ...  The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and not necessarily those of NCCARF.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2013/264503 pmid:24454413 pmcid:PMC3884777 fatcat:tjcb55ma3vcpjfb6dco5y64tfi

Disaster Risk Reduction Including Climate Change Adaptation Over South Asia: Challenges and Ways Forward

Rajesh K. Mall, Ravindra K. Srivastava, Tirthankar Banerjee, Om Prakash Mishra, Diva Bhatt, Geetika Sonkar
2018 International Journal of Disaster Risk Science  
Thus, climate-related risks over South Asia make disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) key policy goals.  ...  Meta-analysis of the project inventory suggests an urgent need for an individual and collaborative convergence of processes for DRR and CCA through policies, plans, strategies, and programs.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors are thankful to the SAARC Disaster Management Centre, New Delhi; the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR); and the Climate Change Programme  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13753-018-0210-9 fatcat:yzqespxvdre6fi52iprz2yvndq

International Obligations to Prevent CBRN Emergency Situations [chapter]

2022 International Law and Chemical, Biological, Radio-Nuclear (CBRN) Events  
Reduction, 'Yokohama Strategy for a Safer World: Guidelines for Natural Disaster Prevention, Preparedness and Mitigation, and Plan for Action' (1994) UN Doc A/CONF.172/9. 60 Hyogo Framework for Action  ...  is nowadays known as DRR, and they remain the key vehicle for clarifying the contours of the duty to prevent disasters at the international level.58 In the first DRR strategy, the Yokohama Strategy (  ... 
doi:10.1163/9789004507999_004 fatcat:xfsicxkf2naqdp5wmvdvwapwgy

A REVIEW OF THE OUTCOME OF THE GLOBAL PLATFORM FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION IN 2019: AN AZERBAIJANI PERSPECTIVE

Yusif Huseynov
2019 International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues  
It is also important to recognize the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in 2019 as a platform for viewing and analyzing the progress that the Republic of Azerbaijan has made on the Sendia Framework  ...  A number of states have now become actively involved in the strengthening of their national capacities for disaster preparedness and risk reduction.  ...  The national strategy can be viewed as the key mechanism for the implementation of the Sendai Framework Program.  ... 
doi:10.32479/ijefi.8524 fatcat:alkn4ynefncxxj4s2ajodsf5gu

Current Issues in Early Warning and Development Initiatives Towards Enhanced Flood-Related Resilience in Nigeria [chapter]

Ugonna C. Nkwunonwo
2020 Flood Impact Mitigation and Resilience Enhancement [Working Title]  
Early warning systems, through communication of flood risk assessment and uncertainties, are important to improve the communities' preparedness and to help them make better decisions for their safety [  ...  More than 4 years since the UNISDR Sendai framework replaced its predecessor, Hyogo, communities' resilience to flooding is still a major issue for especially the developing countries (DCs) such as Nigeria  ...  However, a major developmental limitation still remains to be addressed in early warning for disaster prediction in developing countries such as Nigeria.  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.91247 fatcat:qjbxjz7exbcg5lvruvo3o7omne

Governance struggles and policy processes in disaster risk reduction: A case study from Nepal

Samantha Jones, Katie J Oven, Bernard Manyena, Komal Aryal
2014 Geoforum  
This paper traces the evolution of key DRR initiatives that have been developed in spite of the challenging governance context, such as the National Strategy for Disaster Risk Management and the Nepal  ...  Framework for Action, a new arena opens for a multitude of stakeholders to engage in disaster risk reduction (DRR).  ...  We would like to extend our thanks to: Moira Reddick, Coordinator of the Nepal Risk Reduction Consortium; and Amod Mani Dixit, Surya Narayan Shrestha and Gopi Baysal at NSET-Nepal for their assistance.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2014.07.011 fatcat:ujy23kk7vvba7j3kwqizyrw3ra

Evidence from Measuring Community Flood Resilience in Asia

Finn Laurien, Adriana Keating
2019 Social Science Research Network  
The views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) or its Board of Governors or the governments they  ...  ADB does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication and accepts no responsibility for any consequence of their use.  ...  Specifically, traditional knowledge is just as valid as scientific knowledge.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3590244 fatcat:d5jhjqhzg5aq5cvcekxzh7akui

Development and validation of a Disaster Management Metamodel (DMM)

Siti Hajar Othman, Ghassan Beydoun, Vijayan Sugumaran
2014 Information Processing & Management  
Development and validation of a disaster management metamodel (DMM) Abstract Disaster Management (DM) is a diffused area of knowledge.  ...  We validate it and present a representational layer to unify and share knowledge as well as combine and match different DM activities according to different disaster situations.  ...  In particular, if it was not for the kind input of one the reviewers, Section 4.4 would not have been possible.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ipm.2013.11.001 fatcat:7vavb4aurfdc3ibo2m5kzm5lii
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