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5
Jul
2013
GUIDE

Urban Disaster Risk Management in Latin American Cities

Complex interactions between urban population dynamics, social processes and a wide variety of natural hazards are increasing the vulnerability of Latin American cities to disaster risk. So how are cities in the region aiming to strengthen disaster risk management?

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12
Apr
2013
BRIEFS

Pushing Through Reform: Lima's Disaster Risk Management Strategy

In 2012, the City of Lima successfully launched an integrated DRM strategy, creating a budget of US$ 200 million for specific DRM actions benefiting 3.5 million of its most vulnerable inhabitants.

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7
Mar
2013
BRIEFS

Institutionalising Disaster Risk Management: Latin America’s Systems Approach

How are Latin American countries mainstreaming decentralised, democratic and participatory strategies to disaster risk management across public policy? Through a systems approach, the region is making important advances.

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19
Feb
2013
BRIEFS

Latin American Experience in Combining Disaster Risk Management with Poverty Reduction

Latin American countries are implementing a range of innovative strategies to address the underlying causes of disaster risk, while at the same time promoting social inclusion and productive growth.

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