Handbook of disaster policies and institutions : improving emergency management and climate change adaptation [E-Book] / John Handmer and Stephen Dovers.
Handmer, John W.
Dovers, Stephen. / Handmer, John W.
2nd ed.
London : Routledge/Earthscan, 2013
xvi, 200 pages, illustrations
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Table of Contents:
  • The nature of emergencies and disasters
  • The nature of policy and institutions
  • A policy and institutional framework for emergencies and disasters
  • Owning the problem : politics, participation, and communication
  • Framing the problem : identifying and analysing risk
  • Responding to the problem : policy formulation and implementation
  • Not forgetting : monitoring, evaluation, and learning
  • Institutional settings for emergencies and disasters : form, function, and coordination
  • Future prospects.