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Advancing public alert and warning systems to build a more resilient nation

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Emergency Communications, Preparedness and Response.

Advancing public alert and warning systems to build a more resilient nation

hearing before the Subcommittee on Emergency Communications, Preparedness, and Response of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 14, 2008.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Emergency Communications, Preparedness and Response.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Federal Emergency Management Agency -- Rules and practice.,
  • Emergency communication systems -- United States.,
  • Civil defense warning systems -- United States.,
  • Natural disaster warning systems -- United States.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .H5728 2008a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22519185M
    ISBN 100160814278
    ISBN 109780160814273
    LC Control Number2008412597

    2 3 CHAPTER 1 PREPARED & THRIVING HOUSTONIANS CHAPTER 2 M SAFE & EQUITABLE NEIGHBORHOODS CHAPTER 3 HEALTHY & CONNECTED BAYOUS CHAPTER 4 ACCESSIBLE & ADAPTIVE CITY CHAPTER 5 INNOVA. Climate change-related extreme events such as floods have and will continue to present a great challenge to disaster risk management. There is a pressing need to develop a robust management strategy via enhancing the resiliency of the community, particularly in the context of complex urban environments, like Jakarta. Resilience is conceptualized within specific contexts and uniquely tailored Author: Febi Dwirahmadi, Shannon Rutherford, Dung Phung, Cordia Chu.

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    Nichole Morris, a research scholar at the Center for Transportation Studies at the University of Minnesota, says her team has studied the effects of forward-collision warning systems and in-vehicle messages that alert drivers if they get too close to the car in front of them. The floods in Pakistan began in late July , resulting from heavy monsoon rains in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, Punjab and, Balochistan regions of Pakistan, which affected the Indus River imately one-fifth of Pakistan's total land area was affected by floods, with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province facing the brunt of the damage and casualties (above 90% of the deaths Location: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, .


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