Natural Disaster Management in the Asia-Pacific: Policy and Governance (Disaster Risk Reduction) (Paperback)

Natural Disaster Management in the Asia-Pacific: Policy and Governance (Disaster Risk Reduction) By Caroline Brassard (Editor), David W. Giles (Editor), Arnold M. Howitt (Editor) Cover Image
By Caroline Brassard (Editor), David W. Giles (Editor), Arnold M. Howitt (Editor)
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Confronting Disaster: Recent Lessons from the Asia-Pacific.- Localising the Humanitarian Toolkit: Lessons from Recent Philippines Disasters.- Muhammadiyah and Disaster Response: Innovation and Change in Humanitarian Assistance.- The Impact of the Indian Ocean Tsunami on Maldives.- Collaboration in Emergency Response in China: Evolution from the Wenchuan Earthquake, May 12, 2008 to the Lushan Earthquake, April 20, 2013.- "One in Trouble, All to Help" The Paired Assistance Program to Disaster-Affected Areas in China.- Collaborative Manpower Support for Restoring Hope in the Aftermath of the March 11 Disasters in Japan.- Communities at the Heart of Recovery: Reflections on the Government-Community Partnership for Recovery after the 2009 Black Saturday Bushfires in Victoria, Australia.- Disaster, Mental Health, and Community Resilience: Lessons from the Field in Aceh Province, Indonesia.- Regional Business Continuity Management through Public-Private Partnerships in Japan.- The Rise of Disaster Risk Insurance and Derivatives.- Building the Urban Community Disaster Relief System in China.


Product Details
ISBN: 9784431561996
ISBN-10: 4431561994
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: August 23rd, 2016
Pages: 203
Language: English
Series: Disaster Risk Reduction