Integrating Disaster Science and Management

Written By Chandan Ghosh
Integrating Disaster Science and Management
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 April 2018
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
  • Pages : 500 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Integrating Disaster Science and Management written by Chandan Ghosh which was release on 01 April 2018, this book published by Unknown. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Integrated Disaster Management: Case Studies in Advanced Techniques for Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides, and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods, and big data analytics to create early warning models to mitigate the impact of these hazards and reduce the risk of disaster. It also looks at mitigation as part of the recovery process after a disaster, such as in the case of the Nepal earthquake. Edited by experts in disaster management and engineering and with global contributors, Integrated Disaster Management: Case Studies in Advanced Techniques for Mitigation and Recovery offers case studies that will help to focus efforts on the critical phases of disaster management. Identifies advanced techniques and models based on natural disaster science for forecasting disasters and analyzing risk Offers a holistic approach to the problem of disaster management, including preparation, recovery, and resilience Includes coverage of social, economic, and environmental impacts on disasters

Integrating Disaster Science and Management

Integrating Disaster Science and Management
  • Author : Chandan Ghosh
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-04
  • Total pages : 500
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Integrated Disaster Management: Case Studies in Advanced Techniques for Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides, and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods, and big data analytics to create ...

Integrating Disaster Science and Management

Integrating Disaster Science and Management
  • Author : Pijush Samui,Dookie Kim,Chandan Ghosh
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster management techniques, quantitative methods and big data analytics to create ...

Disaster Risk Science

Disaster Risk Science
  • Author : Peijun Shi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Total pages : 753
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : This is the first English language book to systematically introduce basic theories, methods and applications of disaster risk science from the angle of different subjects including disaster science, emergency technology and risk management. Viewed from basic theories, disaster risk science consists of disaster system, formation mechanism and process, covering 3 chapters ...

Words Into Action Guidelines Implementation Guide for Addressing Water Related Disasters and Transboundary Cooperation

Words Into Action Guidelines Implementation Guide for Addressing Water Related Disasters and Transboundary Cooperation
  • Author : Economic Commission for Europe
  • Publisher : United Nations
  • Release Date : 2019-06-05
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : The majority of disasters are water-related with the flow of freshwater mostly occurring in transboundary basins. This guide supports the implementation of the Sendai Framework. It aims to raise awareness on the importance of river basin management and transboundary cooperation in Disaster Risk Reduction, while taking into account climate change ...

The Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund

The Integrated Disaster Risk Management Fund
  • Author : Asian Development Bank
  • Publisher : Asian Development Bank
  • Release Date : 2020-10-01
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : The Government of Canada and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) established the Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRM) Fund in February 2013. The Fund was created to advance proactive integrated disaster risk management measures on a regional basis within ADB’s developing member countries in Southeast Asia, specifically, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’...

Rethinking Locality in Japan

Rethinking Locality in Japan
  • Author : Sonja Ganseforth,Hanno Jentzsch
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-07-20
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : This book inquires what is meant when we say "local" and what "local" means in the Japanese context. Through the window of locality, it enhances an understanding of broader political and socio-economic shifts in Japan. This includes demographic change, electoral and administrative reform, rural decline and revitalization, welfare reform, as ...

Integrated Emergency Management for Mass Casualty Emergencies

Integrated Emergency Management for Mass Casualty Emergencies
  • Author : D. Alexander,E. Masini,L. Mugnai
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-02
  • Total pages : 116
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Responses to major disasters tend to be complex, not merely because of the size and scale of operations and the number of countries and agencies involved, but also because of the range of functions represented by these organizations. A full-scale emergency response can involve people trained in at least 35 different ...

Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management

Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management
  • Author : Walter Leal Filho
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-10
  • Total pages : 692
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : ​There has been some degree of reluctance in the past to consider disaster risk management within the mainstream of adaptation to climate variability and climate change. However, there is now wide recognition of the need to incorporate disaster risk management concerns in dealing with such phenomena. There is also a ...

Disaster Risk Communication

Disaster Risk Communication
  • Author : Katsuya Yamori
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-01-16
  • Total pages : 153
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : This book provides a unique blend of integrated disaster risk communication research conducted by authors with diverse backgrounds, including social psychology, sociology, civil engineering, informatics, and meteorology. It reports on the latest advances in collaborative and participatory action research on community-based disaster management from the frontline in Japan, Nepal, China ...

Science and Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

Science and Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia
  • Author : Rajib Shaw,Koichi Shiwaku,Takako Izumi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-13
  • Total pages : 524
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Science and Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia: Potentials and Challenges provides both a local and global perspective on how to implement the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. Topics demonstrate the advancement of scientific research as it applies to early warning systems, including identifying risk and the strengthening ...

Disaster Education

Disaster Education
  • Author : Rajib Shaw,Koichi Shiwaku,Yukiko Takeuchi
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-07-01
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Offers an informative introduction to the subject of disaster risk reduction education and highlights key places of education such as family, community, school, and higher education. This book describes and demonstrates different aspects of education in an easy-to-understand form with academic research and practical field experiences....

Integrated Research on Disaster Risks

Integrated Research on Disaster Risks
  • Author : Riyanti Djalante,Mizan B. F. Bisri,Rajib Shaw
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2021-01-09
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : This book is a collection of works written by young scientists involved in the Integrated Disaster Risk Research (IRDR). Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) is a decade-long research programme co-sponsored by the International Science Council (merged by International Council for Science (ICSU), the International Social Science Council (ISSC), and ...

Disaster Resilient Cities

Disaster Resilient Cities
  • Author : Indrajit Pal,Rajib Shaw,Riyanti Djalante,Sangam Shrestha
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-05-15
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Disasters undermine societal well-being, causing loss of lives and damage to social and economic infrastructures. Disaster resilience is central to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, especially in regions where extreme inequality combines with the increasing frequency and intensity of natural disasters. Disaster risk reduction and resilience requires participation of wide ...

From Disaster Management to Sustainable Development

From Disaster Management to Sustainable Development
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 99
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Download or read online From Disaster Management to Sustainable Development written by , published by which was released on 1994. Get From Disaster Management to Sustainable Development Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Drought and Water Crises

Drought and Water Crises
  • Author : Donald Wilhite,Roger S. Pulwarty
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-25
  • Total pages : 542
  • ISBN : 9780128120569
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Summary : Over the past decade there have been extraordinary advances towards drought risk reduction with the development of new water-conserving technologies, and new tools for planning, vulnerability and impact assessment, mitigation, and policy. Drought and Water Crises: Integrating Science, Management, and Policy, Second Edition comprehensively captures this evolving progress as it ...