Local governments and disaster risk reduction : good practices and lessons learned : a contribution to the Making cities resilient campaign

Abstract: Good practices and lessons learned by local governments in disaster risk reduction were compiled to showcase the essential roles played by local and regional authorities in addressing disaster risks at sub-national and local levels, but also the challenges and constraints to scale-up these efforts.


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Published: 2010 United nations (UN). International strategy for disaster reduction (ISDR), Geneva [etc.] (English


Link: http://www.preventionweb.net/files/13627_LocalGovernmentsandDisasterRiskRedu.pdf

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