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close this bookA World Safe from Natural Disasters - The Journey of Latin America and the Caribbean (PAHO-OPS, 1994, 111 p.)
close this folderChapter 6: One step ahead of disasters: Mitigation and prevention
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View the documentDisaster mitigation: Maps and scenarios for planning
View the documentDisaster mitigation and the environment
View the documentMitigating the effects of disaster on infrastructure
View the documentThe actors - Gathering and applying knowledge
View the documentDisaster: A window of opportunity
View the documentConclusions: Disaster mitigation is irreversible