|Written by Renushka Ramdin|
|Wednesday, 21 April 2010 17:08|
5. Make urban areas resilient to emergencies and disasters
Urban settings face complex emergencies, including natural and human-made disasters. Local governments can play a crucial role in urban disaster risk reduction, emergency preparedness, and assessment and response in coordination with other emergency management mechanisms at the global, regional and national levels.
Concrete and feasible actions that can be taken:
|Last Updated on Thursday, 22 April 2010 22:59|