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An Assessment of Airdrops in Relief Operations.
In recent years, there have been a number of cases where military aircraft were used to drop food and other relief supplies to populations that were in danger of starvation due to famine, conflict, or both. Despite the ...
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The Evaluation of Humanitarian Assistance. Disasters.
(Disasters. Pergamon Press, LTD., 1979)
Disaster Mitigation and Vulnerability Reduction Programs: An Overview of Current Practice, Strategies, and Approaches
This paper looks at the problems involved in efforts to reduce the vulnerability of human settlements in the developing countries to disaster threats. More specifically, it examines the approaches taken by governments and ...