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close this bookDisaster Preparedness - 2nd Edition (DHA/UNDRO - DMTP - UNDP, 1994, 66 p.)
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View the documentUnited Nations reorganization and the Disaster Management Training Programme
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Annex 3: Additional reading

Brown, Barbara. Disaster Preparedness and the United Nations: Advance Planning for Disaster Relief. New York: Pergamon Press, 1979.

Carter, Nick. Disaster Management: A Disaster Manager’s Handbook. Manila: Asian Development Bank, 1991.

Cuny, Fred. Disasters and Development. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983.

Jones, J.T. Disaster Planning and Preparedness Towards the Year 2000: The Importance of the Local Community Needs. Geneva: World Health Organization, 1988.

Organization of American States. Primer on Natural Hazard Management in Integrated Regional Development Planning. Washington D C: Organization of American States, 1991.

Thompson, Paul. Disaster Preparedness. Madison: Disaster Management Center, 1987.

UNDRO. Disaster Prevention and Mitigation. Vol. 11, Preparedness Aspects. New York: United Nations, 1984.

United Nations Environment Programme. Awareness and Preparedness for Emergencies at the Local Level: A Process for Responding to Technological Accidents. Geneva: United Nations Environment Programme, 1988.

World Health Organization. Emergency Preparedness and Response. Geneva: World Health Organization.