Strapline:An International Journal
Category:Environmental Management / Environment
Table Of Contents
Over the past 50 years India has been experiencing rapid population growth, causing the migration of a large part of the population to the cities looking for livelihood…
This paper aims to argue that, contrary to popular thinking, technological disasters are potentially predictable, and therefore amenable to risk assessment and mitigation…
The purpose of this paper is to review the changes made to civil protection in the UK, both legislative and capacity building, that aim to make the UK more resilient.
Proposes to analyze known case studies of information systems failure.
Disaster management strategy for avoiding landslide induced losses to the villages in the vicinity of the Himalayan township of Mussoorie in Uttaranchal (India)Aniruddha Uniyal, Piyoosh Rautela
Many villages in the vicinity of the hill township of Mussorie in the Indian Himalayas are witnessing signs of an impending disaster. These villages are witnessing active…
Implications of ignoring the old disaster management plans: Lessons learnt from the Amparav tragedy of 23 September 2004 in the Nainital district of Uttaranchal (India)Piyoosh Rautela, R.K. Pande
The paper aims to discuss the causes of the landslide event at Amparav in Kumaun Himalaya (Nainital district of Uttaranchal in India) and attempts to bring forth the…
Online date, start – end:1992
Copyright Holder:Emerald Publishing Limited
- Dr JC Gaillard
- Prof. Emmanuel Luna