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Emerging issues in Disaster Management

1.0      Introduction

Emergency management is as old as human existence itself, as man has always adopted an urgent approach to issues that affect the safety of his life, that of his family, and his prized possessions right from the agrarian economy to the present time. 2,279 more words

On Disaster Risk Reduction and Management

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(Note: I am expressing my earnest admittance of guilt for inability to construct or generate a reflection whose form is tantamount to those blogs I had posted before. 1,489 more words


Caribbean Help for Haiti

CCRIF SPC (formerly the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility) is preparing to make a payout to the Government of Haiti as a result of the passage of Hurricane Matthew which triggered payments on the country’s Tropical Cyclone policy. 206 more words

Help Haitians, not the Disaster Capitalists — Tillah Willah

Disaster time again, for our sisters and brothers in Haiti. Already the vultures circle, using this tragedy as another opportunity to take advantage or worse, to engage in the pornography of suffering black bodies.

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Disaster Management - Importance of Emergency Planning for Safety

If something can go wrong, some day it will – and this is exactly why a lot of emphasis is placed on emergency planning. Emergencies always come unannounced and it’s our preparedness for such situations that ensures our safety. 489 more words

Disaster Management In The Philippines

Chapter 3.2 Institutional Framework

Institutional Framework of 


The institutional and policy mechanisms for carrying out response, relief and rehabilitation have been well-established since Independence.  These mechanisms have proved to be robust and effective insofar as response, relief and rehabilitation are concerned. 1,059 more words

Disaster Management

Chapter 3.1 National Policy on Disaster Management

The broad features of the draft national policy on disaster management are enunciated below:-

i) A holistic and pro-active approach for prevention, mitigation and preparedness will be adopted for disaster management. 400 more words

Disaster Management