Fifth World Congress on Disaster Management: Volume I : Proceedings of the International Conference on Disaster Management, November 24-27, 2021, New Delhi, India book cover
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Fifth World Congress on Disaster Management: Volume I
Proceedings of the International Conference on Disaster Management, November 24-27, 2021, New Delhi, India

Edited By

S. Anand Babu



ISBN 9781032355429
Published June 29, 2022 by Routledge
610 Pages 100 B/W Illustrations

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World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM) brings researchers, policy makers and practitioners from around the world in the same platform to discuss various challenging issues of disaster risk management, enhance understanding of risks and advance actions for reducing risks and building resilience to disasters. The fifth WCDM deliberates on three critical issues that pose the most serious challenges as well as hold the best possible promise of building resilience to disasters. These are Technology, Finance, and Capacity. WCDM has emerged as the largest global conference on disaster management outside the UN system. The fifth WCDM was attended by more than 2500 scientists, professionals, policy makers, practitioners all around the world despite the prevalence of pandemic.

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S. Ananda Babu is President of DMICS, Convenor of WCDM