Available online: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/648501468241191283/Analysis-of-disaste [...]
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the ; World BankPublished by: World Bank ; 2013
This document evaluates the progress of risk management in Colombia proposes recommendations that will enable the Government to set up public policies in this area on a short-and long-term basis. It defines a set of recommendations so that disaster risk management becomes a State policy, emphasizing that improving land use and land occupation conditions is a priority in reducing the impact of disasters. The technical analysis included in the report is intended for those responsible for implementing disaster risk management policies, as well as professionals, researchers, and experts in the subject.
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Tags: Natural hazards ; Disaster Risk Management (DRM) ; Urban zone ; Earthquake ; Flood ; Landslide ; Colombia Add tag