Description

Abstract:

This publication is not a €˜how-to€™ guide, but should be considered as a step in the process of showing National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies how vulnerability and capacity assessments (VCA) can help them improve their understanding of the needs of people at greatest risk of natural and man-made disasters, and thus prepare more appropriate actions to assist them cope with and recover from these hazards. The guide includes National Society case studies and examples describing VCA’s usefulness and lessons learned.

Publication Year
1 999
Author(s)
International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) and Red Crescent Societies
Language
English
Resource Type
ISBN
-
Physical Description
26
Publisher
IFRC