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Quantifying linkages between coastal flooding, health, and mental well-being

Emerging evidence shows that the proximity to nature, including coastal environments, provides many benefits to human health and mental well-being.

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2018
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保護地域を活用した 防災・減災: 実務者向けハンドブック

Globally, disasters due to natural hazards takes an enormous toll in terms of human lives, destruction to crops and livelihoods, and economic losses. Disaster risk reduction (DRR) has therefore become a critical part of sustainable development strategies.

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2015
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Protected areas as tools for disaster risk reduction : a handbook for practitioners

Globally, disasters due to natural hazards takes an enormous toll in terms of human lives, destruction to crops and livelihoods, and economic losses. Disaster risk reduction (DRR) has therefore become a critical part of sustainable development strategies.

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2015
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Bangladesher prakkritic durjog: sikhkhokder jonno sohayeeka

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2014
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Bangladesher prakkritic durjog: mardhomik biddaloyer satra-satreeder jonno

This book is for secondary school students in Bangladesh, so they can learn about disasters caused by natural events and how to take measure before, during and after to stay safe.

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2014
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Bangladesher prakkritic durjog: prathomik biddaloyer satra-satreeder jonno

This book is for primary school students in Bangladesh, so they can learn about disasters caused by natural events and how to take measure before, during and after to stay safe.

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2014
IUCN Publication

Think nature : improving community resilience through nature-based solutions

This book documents the "Implementing a Resilience Framework to Support Climate Change Adaptation in the Mt. Elgon Region of the Lake Victoria Basin" project, which was funded by USAID and implemented by the IUCN Uganda Office. 

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2014
IUCN Publication

Safe havens : protected areas for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

This publication presents 18 case studies to demonstrate how Protected Areas (PAs) can be better managed for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA).

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Glacial lakes and glacial lake outburst floods in Nepal

This report is a systematic and comprehensive study of the status of glacial lakes in Nepal and an assessment of the hazard they pose and of the vulnerability of downstream people and property.

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2011
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Befreite Wasser

This guide emphasizes the ecological goals that are nowadays set in every hydraulic engineering planning. It uses several examples to show how modern flood protection can create living rivers. The examples of successful river revitalization documented in this book are groundbreaking.

 

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2009
IUCN Publication

Economic costs of the 2009 floods in the Fiji sugar belt and policy implications

The January 2009 floods in Fiji were reported as the worst in the history of the country since the 1931 floods. Many parts of the country were affected by a number of consecutive flood events that spread over several days.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Helvetien im Treibhaus

This book provides a wealth of factual material to prove that we are indeed experiencing worldwide climate change. The main focus of the book is on Switzerland. It demonstrates how climate change affects mountainous regions and glaciers, agriculture, forests, but also the tourism industry.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

Floods and the poor : reducing the vulnerability of the poor to the negative impacts of floods

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2004
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Wetlands and hydrology

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2000
IUCN Publication

The nineteen eighty nine flood : impact on environment of Dhaka City

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2000
Non IUCN Publication

3rd International Conference on River Flood Hydraulics

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1998
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Rivers of life

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1994
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NGO's and people's participation in relation to the Bangladesh Flood Action Plan : special focus on the Compartmentalisation Pilot Project in Tangail

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1994
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Floodplains or flood plans? : a review of approaches to water management in Bangladesh

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1994
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The proceedings of the European Conference on the Flood Action Plan in Bangladesh

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1993
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Floods, flood plains and environmental myths

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1991
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Ecological mismanagement in natural disasters

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1982