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Local solutions to global challenges
|Contributions||Netherlands. Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken.|
|LC Classifications||LC1035.8.B92 L62003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxii, 143 p. :|
|Number of Pages||143|
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This book targets some of the key issues of disaster management, focusing on innovative research and application. The chapters are organized under 5 interrelated themes: hazards and disasters, risk and vulnerability, technology, education and.