This unit provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the various technical fields that contribute to emergency and disaster management. It includes techniques and protocols for ensuring effective interrelationships and cross-sector cooperation in the challenging context of an emergency and/or disaster. Case based scenarios are used to explore the management of a disaster cycle.
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NON-COMPULSORY TEXTS -
INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT
ROUTLEDGE HANDBOOK OF HAZARDS AND DISASTER RISK REDUCTION