Cover Image
close this bookManaging Natural Disasters and the Environment (World Bank, 1991, 232 p.)
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentAbout the contributors
View the documentForeword
View the documentEditors’ introduction
Open this folder and view contentsIntroduction
Open this folder and view contentsStrategic issues
Open this folder and view contentsDevelopment: from vulnerability to resilience
Open this folder and view contentsRisk management
Open this folder and view contentsCoordinating efforts
View the documentList of colloquium discussants, moderators, and speakers
View the documentKey to acronyms, initials, and abbreviations
View the documentReferences


Alcira Kreimer and Mohan Munasinghe, Editors

Selected Materials from the Colloquium on the Environment and Natural Disaster Management

Sponsored by
The World Bank
June 27-28, 1990
Washington, D.C.

Edited by Alcira Kreimer and Mohan Munasinghe

Published by the
Environmental Policy and Research Division
Environment Department
The World Bank

This publication may be reproduced in whole or in part and in any form for educational or nonprofit uses, without special permission from the copyright holder, provided acknowledgment of the source is made. The World Bank would appreciate receiving a copy of any publication that uses this publication as a source.

No use of this publication may be made for resale or other commercial purpose without the prior written permission of the copyright holders.

The designations of geographical entities in this book, and the presentation of the material, do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the World Bank concerning the legal status of any country, territory, or area, or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

The interpretations and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the view of the World Bank.

Copyright © 1991
The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank
1818 H Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20433, U.S.A.