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Disaster Risk and Impact Management: Some Ecohydrological and Strategic Issues
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Gupta, Anil K
xii+275p.,figs.,tabls., 25 cm
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Weight :  604 gms
Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Daya Publishing House
Year :  2018
 

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ISBN: 9788170358527
Status: In Stock 
Price: Rs 2395.00  

Environmental and hydro-ecological interface in science-policy-practice offers multifarious opportunities addressing not only the hazards but also the underlying causes of disaster vulnerability. This offers systemic prospects of disaster risk reduction. Policy environment for integrated approach comprising efficient governance and planning, along ecological, social and engineering solutions, under a holistic framework is, therefore, called in the recent international frameworks, viz. Sendai Framework of Disaster Risk Reduction, Paris Climate Accord, and Sustainable Development Goals, for 2015-30. The book “Disaster Risk and Impact Management” embodies 17 chapters by authors from developing and developed countries, organized under 3 sections, viz. doverview, case studies and strategic issues, in disaster management practice.

Dr. Anil K. Gupta, Head, Division of Policy Planning, National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi, India. IUCN-CEM CG South Asia Member. Formerly - Director of Bundelkhand University Institute of Environment & Development Studies.
Sreeja S. Nair, Consortium Coordinator, Myanmar Consortium for Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations Human Settlement Programme, Yangon, Myanmar. Formerly with NIDM India.
Prof. Vinod K. Sharma, Sr. Professor of IIPA New Delhi, and Vice-Chairman of Sikkim State Disaster Management Authority, Sikkim, India. United Nations International Strategy on Disaster Reduction-Member of S&T Council for the Asia Pacific.

   

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