Available online: http://www.preventionweb.net/files/29446_poundspreventionbrazil1.pdfPublished by: U.S. Government printing office ; 2012
This issue travels to Ceará State in northeastern Brazil, an area that faced increasingly frequent drought conditions, and the efforts of community organizations to develop strategies to minimize the negative impacts from droughts and adapt their livelihoods in such a way that makes families more resilient. It describes how the residents, using techniques to conserve water, enhance agricultural practices, and diversify income sources, have managed to mitigate the risk of drought.
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Tags: Natural hazards ; Water ; Drought ; Food Safety ; Agrometeorology ; Brazil Add tag