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close this bookDisaster Assessment (Department of Humanitarian Affairs/United Nations Disaster Relief Office - United Nations Development Programme , 1994, 54 p.)
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View the documentUnited Nations reorganization and the Disaster Management Training Programme
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close this folderPART 1 - An overview of disaster assessment
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View the documentAssessment as an aid to decision-making
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close this folderPART 2 - Practical insights on conducting assessments
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View the documentGeneral guidelines on factors contributing to success in disaster assessments
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View the documentPractical guidelines on assessments in slow onset emergencies
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close this folderPART 3 - The role of the UN in relation to assessments
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View the documentKey elements of the resident coordinator's early disaster role
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close this folderPART 4 - Preparedness planning for emergency assessment
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View the documentModule evaluation - Disaster Management Training Programme