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Published: 14 July 2016

160 Pages


ISBN: 9780198785576

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Dull Disasters?

How planning ahead will make a difference

Daniel J. Clarke and Stefan Dercon

  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY 3.0 IGO licence
  • Shows how countries can better prepare for natural disasters
  • Aims to make disaster responses business as usual: something we are prepared for, indeed something rather dull and mundane
  • Details a range of solutions implemented around the world; what works and what doesn't
  • Each chapter concludes with a set of key lessons and a literature review