|Vulnerability and Risk Assessment - 2nd Edition (Department of Humanitarian Affairs/United Nations Disaster Relief Office - Disaster Management Training Programme - United Nations Development Programme , 1994, 70 p.)|
|Part 1 - Understanding risk|
This part of the module is designed to enhance your understanding of:
the concept of risk
the various ways of quantifying risk
the comparative nature of risk
how information and perception affects the acceptability of risk
the role of the community in risk management.