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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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Pacific islands meteorological services in action : a compendium of climate services case studies

In a large, diverse region like the Pacific, clear and concise communication of both successes and lessons learned is vital for further effective development.

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2016
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Water & heritage : material, conceptual and spiritual connections

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ForewordIrina Bokova (Director-General of UNESCO)

PrefaceJhr. Ir. Diederik Six (president ICOMOS Netherlands) and Drs. Erik Luijendijk (board member ICOMOSNetherlands)

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2015
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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

The role of ecosystems in disaster risk reduction

The aim of this book is to provide an overview of knowledge and practice in this multidisciplinary field of ecosystems management and disaster risk reduction.

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2013
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The Gulf of Mannar and its surroundings : a resource book for teachers in the Mannar District

Increasing incidence and intensity of natural disasters and climate change are having over-arching impacts on the environment. Sustainable development is being undermined. Ecological services and their indirect economic values are frequently omitted from assessments.

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2012
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Climate change issues and climate change negotiations : an overview from Bangladesh perspective

Bangladesh is the innocent victim of climate change due to its low riparian flat coastal landscape and high population density with poor financial capacity to respond to the adverse impact of climate change.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Protecting development gains : reducing disaster vulnerability and building resilience in Asia and the Pacific

The 2010 Asia-Pacific Disaster Report (APDR) is the first biennial report of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction for Asia and the Pacific (UNISDR AP) office.

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2010
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Ökonomische Bewertung naturverträglicher Hochwasserversorge an der Elbe

Überschwemmungen wie die Elbeflut im August 2002 führen uns immer wieder auf dramatische Weise die Notwendigkeit der Hochwasservorsorge vor Augen. Klimawandel und die Ausweitung der Siedlungs- und Verkehrsflächen verschärfen dabei das Risiko von Schäden auch durch kleinere und lokale Ereignisse.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Integrating environmental safeguards into disaster management : a field manual. Volume 3 : tools, techniques and relevant resources

Increasing incidence and intensity of natural disasters and climate change are having over-arching impacts on the environment. Sustainable development is being undermined. Ecological services and their indirect economic values are frequently omitted from assessments.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Environment and tourism

This second edition of Environment and Tourism reflects changes in the relationship between tourism, society and the natural environment in the first decade of the new century.

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2008
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Environment and security : transforming risks into cooperation. The case of the Eastern Caspian Region

This joint report considers the role and impact of environmental factors in securing human safety and sustained development of the eastern Caspian Sea region, including the parts of Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan opening onto the Caspian Sea.

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2008
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Natural security : protected areas and hazard mitigation : a research report by WWF and Equilibrium

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2008
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Integrating environmental safeguards into disaster management : a field manual. Volume 2 : the disaster management cycle

Increasing incidence and intensity of natural disasters and climate change are having over-arching impacts on the environment. Sustainable development is being undermined. Ecological services and their indirect economic values are frequently omitted from assessments.

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2008
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Integrating environmental safeguards into disaster management : a field manual. Volume 1 : reference material

Increasing incidence and intensity of natural disasters and climate change are having over-arching impacts on the environment. Sustainable development is being undermined. Ecological services and their indirect economic values are frequently omitted from assessments.

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2008
IUCN Publication

For nature and people : a helping hand to rise from the debris

In the wake of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, four organizations, Both ENDS, World Wide Fund for Nature, Wetlands International and IUCN Netherlands Committee, implemented “Green Coast: for nature and people after the tsunami”, to assist the tsunamiaffected countries in Asia: India, Indonesia, Sr

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2008
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Beyond disasters : creating opportunities for peace

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2007
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Best practice guidelines for the establishment of a coastal greenbelt

The objective of these guidelines is to evolve a systematically designed common approach for rehabilitation of a vegetation buffer stable enough to absorb the devastating energy of natural disasters. These Guidelines provide implementers with a quick reference to the procedures.

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2007
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Technical guidelines for the establishment of a coastal greenbelt

The need to establish a coastal green belt following the post-tsunami scenario has led to unregulated rehabilitation work.

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2007
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Best practice guidelines on restoration of homegardens in tsunami affected areas

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2007
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Strategy for integrating environmental concerns into district level post-tsunami recovery : district of Matara

Following the magnitude of the destruction that resulted from the December 2004 tsunami there was an urgent need to draw up emergency strategies and action plans, in order to contain, and wherever possible to reverse, the adverse impacts on the environment, while at the same time continuing recon

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2006
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Valuation, rehabilitation and conservation of mangroves in tsunami affected areas of Hambantota, Sri Lanka : economic valuation of tsunami affected mangroves

This book presents the economic justification for including mangrove rehabilitation and restoration efforts in current tsunami reconstruction projects in Sri Lanka.

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2006
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Ecosystems, livelihoods and disasters : an integrated approach to disaster risk management

Vulnerability to natural disasters continues to increase, severely compromising the achievement of poverty alleviation goals in many developing countries. A more effective approach is needed to reduce the impacts of these disasters.

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2006
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Status of coral reefs in tsunami affected countries : 2005

The tsunamis of Sunday 26 December 2004 struck without apparent warning on a clear day. Not only was there a devastating loss of life, but coastal resources and infrastructure in the Indian Ocean suffered massive destruction as well.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

After the tsunami : rapid environmental assessment

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2005
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Reducing disaster risk : a challenge for development

This Report is premised on the belief that in many countries the process of development itself has a huge impact — both positive and negative — on disaster risk.

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2004
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Preparación ante el riesgo : un manual para el manejo del patrimonio cultural mundial

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2003
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Vivian's legacy in Switzerland : impacts of windthrow on forest dynamics

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2002
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Risk preparedness: a management manual for world cultural heritage

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1998
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Disaster prevention for sustainable development : economic and policy issues. A report from the Yokohama World Conference on Natural Disaster Reduction

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1995
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The vulnerability of the energy sector to natural hazards in Costa Rica : environment and natural disaster management

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1991
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Primer on natural hazard management in integrated regional development planning

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1991
Non IUCN Publication

World disasters report

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Non IUCN Publication

Environmental data report

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