Dec 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha desarrollado desde el 2012, una metodología para la evaluación del estado en la incorporación de la Gestión de Riesgo de Desastre (GRD) en los sistemas…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El presente documento sintetiza los resultados de la aplicación del Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas en Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (iGOPP) para el 2013 en 11 países seleccionados…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El estudio consiste en un análisis probabilista del riesgo de huracanes considerando los efectos del cambio climático. En el estudio se comparan los resultados de pérdidas esperadas en…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.
This report describes the application in 12 countries of a system of four indicators that measure the potential impact of natural hazards, the key element of those countries' vulnerability, and…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Bollin, Christina; Cárdenas, Camilo; Hahn, Herwig; Vatsa, Krishna S.
This study refers to disaster risk management at the local level. The topic was selected by the members of the Natural Disasters Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue, and was presented during its…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Annual Report details the the activities of the Japanese Special Fund and the Japanese Trust Fund for Consultancy Services for 2001. In 1988 the Government of Japan (GoJ) created the Japan…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Buvinic, Mayra; Vega, Gabriela; Bertrand, Mauricio; Urban, Anne-Marie; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
This report examines evidence from post-Mitch Central America and disasters in other parts of the world to identify the ways disasters affect women and to highlight women's participation in…