publication . Conference object . Other literature type . Article . 2017

The Role of FM in Disaster Resilience: Integrating the Sendai Framework into Disaster Risk Management

Jones, Keith; Bartolucci, Andrea; Hiscock, Katie;
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  • Published: 25 Apr 2017
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
As future cities become larger and ever more densely populated the impacts that natural and manmade disasters (e.g. flood, heatwave, earthquakes etc.) have on the resilience of city communities will become more extreme. The Sendai Framework for disaster risk reduction was adopted by the UN in 2015 as the global framework through which stakeholders involved in managing pre and post disaster planning can seek to reduce the impact of such events on communities. However, whilst the Framework provides general guidance and identifies 4 priority areas for action (understand the disaster risk, strengthen disaster governance to manage risk, invest in disaster risk reduct...
Subjects
free text keywords: Disaster Management, Sendai Framework, Community Resilience, Contingency Planning, Built Asset Management
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LIQUEFACT
Assessment and mitigation of liquefaction potential across Europe: a holistic approach to protect structures / infrastructures for improved resilience to earthquake-induced liquefaction disasters
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 700748
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
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