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Assessment of Disaster Risk Management Guidelines and Tools

  • Year: 2008
  • Author: Holley, Alan
  • Journal Name: National Emergency Response
  • Journal Number: Vol. 21, No. 2
  • Country: Australia

The International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives facilitated a workshop designed to assess the usability of existing disaster risk management tools for local governments. The aim is for local governments to work with their local communities to develop and implement Local Resilience Agendas in order to reduce vulnerability to extreme events.

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