3 edition of Advancing public alert and warning systems to build a more resilient nation found in the catalog.
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.
|LC Classifications||KF27 .H5728 2008a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 45 p. :|
|Number of Pages||45|
|LC Control Number||2008412597|
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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Get this from a library. 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, [United States.
Congress. House. 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, (Washington: U.S.
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