Is the second phase of the disaster management cycle. It consists of a number of elements, for example; warning/evacuation, search and rescue, providing immediate assistance, assessing damage, continuing assistance and the immediate restoration or construction of infrastructure (i.e. provisional storm drains or diversion dams ).The aim of emergency response is to provide immediate assistance to maintain life, improve health and support the morale of the affected population.
it is a sudden event, such as an accident or a natural catastrophe, that causes great damage or loss of life.
Protect the Environment and Prevent Natural Disasters. The principal international objectives in this area are: Improve the capacity of each country to lessen the effects of natural disasters by applying early warning systems. Promote scientific and technical knowledge to reduce human and material losses.
No one expects to be caught in a potentially dangerous and extreme situation such as a natural disaster. If the unthinkable does occur, having a plan and knowing what to do could make all the difference for you and your loved ones. These four tips can help you stay safe during a disaster.
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