The Resource Community-based disaster risk reduction, edited by Rajib Shaw

Community-based disaster risk reduction, edited by Rajib Shaw

Label
Community-based disaster risk reduction
Title
Community-based disaster risk reduction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rajib Shaw
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive book available on CBDRR which outlines both research and practice, citing field examples and research results. It provides an overview of the subject, looks at the role of governments, NGOs, academics and corporate sectors in CBDRR, and examines experiences from Asia, American and African countries
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
363.347
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV551.2
LC item number
.C66 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Community, environment and disaster risk management,
Series volume
v. 10
Label
Community-based disaster risk reduction, edited by Rajib Shaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch 1. Overview of community-based disaster risk reduction / Rajib Shaw -- ch 2. Government roles in community-based disaster risk reduction / Mikio Ishiwatari -- ch 3. Role of NGOs in community-based disaster risk reduction / Takako Izumi, Rajib Shaw -- ch 4. Universities and community-based disaster risk reduction / Rajib Shaw, Yukiko Takeuchi, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy, Joy Jacqueline Pereira, Fuad Mallick -- ch 5. Corporate community interface : new approaches in disaster risk reduction / Rajib Shaw -- ch 6. Bangladesh experiences of community-based disaster risk reduction / Umma Habiba, Rajib Shaw -- ch 7. Community-based risk reduction approaches in urban India / Sunil Parashar, Rajib Shaw -- ch 8. Civil society organization and disaster risk reduction in Indonesia : role of women, youth, and faith-based groups / Farah Mulyasari, Rajib Shaw -- ch 9. Partnership between city government and community-based disaster prevention organizations in Kobe, Japan / Yuki Matsuoka, Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Yukiko Takeuchi -- ch 10. Reaching the unreachable : Myanmar experiences of community-based disaster risk reduction / Mitsuko Shikada, U Than Myint, U Ko Ko Gyi, Yuko Nakagawa, Rajib Shaw -- ch 11. Community-based disaster risk management experience of the Philippines / Glenn Fernandez, Noralene Uy, Rajib Shaw -- ch 12. Community-based disaster risk reduction in Timor-Leste / Jessica Mercer, Alberto dos Reis Freitas, Heather Campbell -- ch 13. Community-based disaster risk reduction in Vietnam / Tong Thi My Thi, Huy Nguyen, Rajib Shaw, Phong Tran -- ch 14. Profile of community-based disaster risk management in Central America / Tsuneki Hori, Rajib Shaw -- ch 15. Community-based disaster risk reduction in Guatemala / Gaby Breton -- ch 16. Elements for a sustainable community early warning system in Cartago City, Costa Rica / Tsuneki Hori, Rajib Shaw -- ch 17. African experiences in community-based disaster risk reduction / Dewald van Niekerk, Christo Coetzee -- ch 18. Experience of community-based adaptation in Burkina Faso / Aki Kogachi, Rajib Shaw -- ch 19. Malawi social action fund and its effectiveness in drought risk reduction / Rajib Shaw -- ch 20. Future perspectives of community-based disaster risk reduction / Rajib Shaw
Control code
ocn787846261
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857248688
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26249406
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)787846261
  • pebco0857248677

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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