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close this bookCities At Risk - Making Cities Safer ... Before Disaster Strikes (IDNDR-DIRDN, 1996)
close this folderPart One: Why Focus on Disasters in Cities?
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View the documentAn Overview of Natural Hazards and Urban Concerns
View the documentRapid Urbanization Increases Disaster Risk
View the documentWhat Makes Cities Vulnerable to Disasters?
View the documentSpecial Focus: The Urban Poor are Most Vulnerable
View the documentSpecial Focus: Natural Technological Disasters: Few Plans to Meet a Growing Threat
View the documentHow Disasters Affect Urban Areas, Large and Small