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||A new initiative by US disaster researchers via open letter -'The Risk of Splintering Disaster' - urging the US delegation to the HFA2 negotiations to ensure reference to climate and development into the new UN framework.'The Risk of Splintering Disaster'
||See Many Strong Voices www.manystrongvoices.org. You can see some of the publications at www.islandvulnerability.org/docs/islandsclimatechange.pdf
State failing to enforce seismic rules for schools by Corey G. Johnson, California Watch. Friday, April 8, 2011. This article appeared on page A - 1 of the San Francisco Chronicle. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/04/08/MN5J1IPS52.DTL
||Preface by Ben Wisner to the Japanese Edition of AT RISK, 2nd Edition (Wisner B, Blaikie P, Cannon T and Davis I 2004 At Risk. London: Routledge) here
||New page for the compex disaster in Japan which began with an earthquake and tsunami Friday 11 March 2011 here
||In this nuclear world, what is the meaning of 'safe'? By Barbara Rose Johnston | 18 March 2011 http://thebulletin.org/web-edition/features/nuclear-world-what-the-meaning-of-safe
||A Contribution to the Review of the draft GAR 2011, Chapters 5, 6 & 7. Political Will for Disaster Reduction: What Incentives Build It, And Why Is It So Hard To Achieve?. Concept Paper by Ben Wisner, George Kent, JC Gaillard, Zen Delica Willison, Dewald van Niekerk, Mihir Bhatt, Brian Cook, Jonatan Lassa, Omar-Dario Cardona, Marcus Oxley, Jean Carmalt, Terry Gibson, Ilan Kelman. Draft 5, 24 January 2011. Download Word document here (198kb). Download PDF here (333kb)
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