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Learning from disaster (Discussion starter)

How governments gain insight and how regional and international bodies can help


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Resource type:Research, reports and studies
Keywords:Government, National, National & regional actors, National Disaster Management Authority, Regional
Author(s):Featherstone A.
Date published:March 2014

This is a discussion starter for the study 'Learning from disaster', which explores how national disaster management authorities and other state actors learn and improve their humanitarian response activities with a view to identifying current practice, challenges that impeded learning and improvement and ways in which collaboration with others has assisted in overcoming these.

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