Oct 2011
Author(s): Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Regional Policy Dialogue and presented in the meeting Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices for Climate-Resilient Coastal Development held in Bridgetown,…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Regional Policy Dialogue and presented in the meeting Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices for Climate-Resilient Coastal Development held in Bridgetown,…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005. Institutional, Legal And…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005.
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005. Capacidad institucional para…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005.
Jun 2005
Author(s): Mansilla, Elizabeth; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Moreno, Álvaro M.
The present study was based on a short and intensive period of field work in four countries (El Salvador, Jamaica, Chile and Colombia) and analysis based on researcher knowledge, secondary sources…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Mansilla, Elizabeth; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Moreno, Álvaro M.
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Desastres Naturales del Diálogo Regional de Política para la V Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 13 y 14 de junio de 2005. El propósito de este…
Feb 2005
Author(s): Keipi, Kari; Mora-Castro, Sergio; Bastidas, Pedro
En las últimas décadas, la vulnerabilidad a los impactos de las amenazas naturales ha aumentado dramáticamente en América Latina y el Caribe. Los desastres ponen en evidencia la vulnerabilidad de los…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Freeman, Paul; Martin, Leslie A.; Linnerooth-Bayer, Joanne; Warner, Koko; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Kunreuther, Howard
The Regional Policy Dialogue has commissioned a two-stage research program focused at understanding national, integrated, government-directed systems. This report constitutes Phase I of this project…
Mar 2000
Author(s): Clarke, Caroline; Charvériat, Céline; Mora-Castro, Sergio; Collins, Michael; Keipi, Kari
This report provides an overview of the current state of affairs regarding capacity to cope with natural disasters in the region, an analysis of what needs to be done, and a plan of action with…