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Building urban resilience : principles, tools and practice / Abhas K. Jha,Todd W. Miner, and Zuzana Stanton-Geddes, editors.

Contributor(s): Jha, Abhas Kumar | Stanton-Geddes, Zuzana | Miner, Todd W | World Bank.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Directions in development : environment and sustainable development. Publisher: Washington, D.C. : The World Bank, 2013Description: xxiii, 180 pages : ill., maps. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 9780821388655 (alk. paper).Subject(s): City planning | Regional planning | Urban policy | Infrastructure (Economics) -- Planning | Disasters -- Economic aspects | Emergency managementDDC classification: 307.1216 BUI Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: Focus on Cities Risk and Uncertainty Building Urban Resilience: Principles, Tools, and Practice Looking Forward References ch. 1 Principles of Urban Resilience Key Points Key Resources Urban Disaster Resilience Risk, Uncertainty, and Complexity Disaster Risk Management and Opportunities for Resilience Social Resilience Land Use Planning Urban Ecosystems Urban Upgrading Incorporating Resilience into the Project Cycle Further Reading Notes ch. 2 Tools for Building Urban Resilience Risk Assessment Risk-Based Land Use Planning Urban Ecosystem Management Community and Stakeholder Participation Disaster Management Systems Data Gathering, Analysis, and Application Risk Financing and Transfer Approaches ch. 3 The Practice of Urban Resilience Contents note continued: Water Supply and Wastewater Systems Energy and Communications Transportation Systems Note Appendix A Disaster Definitions and Classifications Appendix B Checklist for Infrastructure Owners and Operators Identify Risks Understand Hazards Assess Risk and Understand Vulnerability Build Resilience Evaluate Resilience Appendix C Comparison of Spatial Plans for Urban Infrastructure Appendix D Data Collection Guidelines Terms of Spatial Data Delivery and Sharing.
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Includes bibliographical references.

Machine generated contents note: Focus on Cities
Risk and Uncertainty
Building Urban Resilience: Principles, Tools, and Practice
Looking Forward
References
ch. 1 Principles of Urban Resilience
Key Points
Key Resources
Urban Disaster Resilience
Risk, Uncertainty, and Complexity
Disaster Risk Management and Opportunities for Resilience
Social Resilience
Land Use Planning
Urban Ecosystems
Urban Upgrading
Incorporating Resilience into the Project Cycle
Further Reading
Notes
ch. 2 Tools for Building Urban Resilience
Risk Assessment
Risk-Based Land Use Planning
Urban Ecosystem Management
Community and Stakeholder Participation
Disaster Management Systems
Data Gathering, Analysis, and Application
Risk Financing and Transfer Approaches
ch. 3 The Practice of Urban Resilience
Contents note continued: Water Supply and Wastewater Systems
Energy and Communications
Transportation Systems
Note
Appendix A Disaster Definitions and Classifications
Appendix B Checklist for Infrastructure Owners and Operators
Identify Risks
Understand Hazards
Assess Risk and Understand Vulnerability
Build Resilience
Evaluate Resilience
Appendix C Comparison of Spatial Plans for Urban Infrastructure
Appendix D Data Collection Guidelines
Terms of Spatial Data Delivery and Sharing.

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