John Kerr posted in cyclone pam • disaster risk management • disaster risk reduction • disasters • natural disasters • risk on March 20th, 2015.
What do we really mean when we talk about reducing or managing the risk of disaster? Dr Kelvin Berryman, Director of the Natural Hazards Research Platform, has written a new blog post reflecting on the outcomes of a high profile UN conference on disaster risk reduction. An excerpt (read in full here): A mandate for […]
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