This slide presentation discusses disaster risk reduction in Latin America and the Caribbean. It particular it presents: 1) hazards locations and incidence in the region; 2) a framework for the application of disaster risk reduction proposals; 3) sound environmental and natural resources management to reduce vulnerability; 4) economic instruments for environmental and disaster risk reduction.
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Organization: IDB, Fondacion Natura, Sun Mountain International
Topics: Water, Environment, Risk Reduction/Management, Economic Analysis, Policy Instruments
Type of material: Policy Document
Publication date: 2004