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  • Natural Disasters or Political Failures - Do natural hazards have to be natural disasters? There is now a growing realisation worldwide, that the vulnerability of many people in the developing world could be reduced if more effort and resources were spent on risk-reduction strategies rather than purely responding to the aftermath of disasters. By Research TV, broadcasted on Tuesday 11 July 2006, 12:15-12:30 GMT. Watch the video or read the transcript.
  • Workshop on Media & Disaster Risk Reduction for East & Southern African Journalists held in Nairobi, Kenya, 14-17 December 2004: see article in ISDR's newsletter "African journalists pledge to help promote culture of prevention"

Urban Risk Management