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Disaster Risk Assessment - Overview of Basic Principles and Methodology

(Partially published in "Natural Disaster Risks", Risk Journal pp. 17-73 , March 2006).

 

The International Decade for Natural Desaster Reduction (IDNDR) - Mitigating the Impacts of Man-Made and Natural Hazards in Developing Nations (The Opening Address at the International Symposium of Geophysical Hazards in Developing Countries and their Environmental Impacts, August 4-9, 1991, Perugia, Italy)(Under Construction)

 

HAZARDS 98 - An Opportunity and a Challenge for Disaster Mitigation in the New Millennium

Excerpts from a videotaped presentation given at a Plenary Session of the 7th International Conference on Natural and Man-Made Hazards (HAZARDS 98) May 17-22, 1998, Chania, Crete, Greece.

 

Climate Change, Natural and Man-Made Disasters - Assessment of Risks, Preparedness and Mitigation

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