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Disaster preparedness plans

Disaster preparedness plans

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    Canada
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    Baird is a pre-eminent engineering company recognized worldwide for creative and innovative solutions where water meets land. Baird consists of a unique association of engineers, scientists and designers committed to excellence in analysis, hazard and risk assessment, engineering, and construction of river and coastal infrastructure and restoration projects.  Baird's senior professionals are recognized for developing science-based technical solutions and leading complex multi-disciplinary consulting teams.

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    United Kingdom
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    Practical Action Consulting (PAC) is the consulting arm of Practical Action, an international non-governmental organisation that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries. Through technology PAC enables poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions - transforming their lives forever and protecting the world around them. Every year PAC uses technology to help over 1 million people out of poverty.

     

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    France
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    IRD - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (Research Institute for Development) - is a research organization based in France that is working with its partners in the South to address international development issues. Improving health, understanding social changes, and protecting the environment are the main pillars of its work towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). IRD work includes interdisciplinary scientific research, capacity building and nurturing innovation in more than fifty countries worldwide. 

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    Italy
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    CIMA Foundation is a no profit organization promoting and supporting scientific research, technological development and training within fields of Civil Protection, DRR, CCA and Biodiversity. CIMA is Competence Center of the Italian National Civil Protection System and research, innovation and higher education institution recognized by Regional law.

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    Georgia
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    ECOVISION was established in 2001 and is  a leader NGO in Georgia in the field of environmental education.The mission of ECOVISION is to support the establishment of the long-term vision and mentality, to implement the policy of efficient use of natural resources and therefore to reduce the negative impact of humans on nature.

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    New Zealand
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    CLIMsystems Ltd provides software tools, consultancy services and data/knowledge for the assessment, management and reduction of climatic risks, under both current climate variability and future change. The geographic scope of its operations is global. The sectoral applications of CLIMsystems’ products and services include asset risk management, engineering and architectural design, academic research and education, supply chain analysis, regional and national planning, water resource and waste-water management, agricultural development and disaster risk reduction.

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    Bangladesh
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    The Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP) is a non-profit research organization devoted to the promotion of basic as well as action research on environment, development and socioeconomic sector. In the field of independent development research and dialogue activities, the BUP has played the pioneering role in Bangladesh. When it was established in 1980's, it was virtually the first of its kind in the country and represented a new vision.

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    Emergency Preparedness Plans
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    This document details emergency preparedness plans for disasters, based on the experience carried out by a project on the topic in Peru.

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    The objective of the present paper is to take stock of the state of play at EC level and to present the outline for an EC strategy on disaster preparedness and prevention. It is written from the perspective and experience of ECHO but should be open for amendments and proposals from other Commission services, aiming at a truly common and coherent approach on an issue that has been addressed so far in a piecemeal and ad-hoc fashion.

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    Ce rapport comprend une cartographie exhaustive et une revue analytique des centres ou projets d’éducation sur les changements climatiques à l’échelle internationale afin d’alimenter la réflexion sur l’établissement du Centre 4Climate et de fonder les recommandations sur les meilleures pratiques internationales.