Managing disaster risks for World Heritage

Complete Title: 
Managing disaster risks for World Heritage
IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

The objectives of this manual are: to help the managers and management authorities of cultural and natural World Heritage properties to reduce the risks to these properties from natural and humanmade disasters; to illustrate the main principles of Disaster Risk Management (DRM) for heritage and a methodology to identify, assess and mitigate disaster risks; to explain how to prepare a DRM plan based on this methodology; to demonstrate that heritage can play a positive role in reducing risks from disasters; and to suggest how DRM plans for heritage properties can be integrated with national and regional disaster management strategies and plans.

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Imprint: 
Paris : UNESCO, 2010
Physical Description: 
66p. : ill., maps
Publication Year: 
2010
ISBN: 
978-92-3-104165-5
Notes: 

Includes bibliographic references. 

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Number of copies: 
0
Language(s): 
English
Url: 
http://www.iucn.org/dbtw-wpd/edocs/2010-105.pdf
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