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Disaster Management CYCLE – a theoretical approach

By Himayatullah Khan, Laura Giurca Vasilescu and Asmatullah Khan


The present study explains the various concepts used in disaster management. The concepts explained include: Disaster, Hazard, Vulnerability, Capacity, Risk and Disaster Management Cycle. In addition to the terminologies, the study also seeks to explain various types of disasters.natural hazards, disaster management, risk management

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