Integrated health, social, and economic impacts of extreme events: evidence, methods, and tools

Abstract

D isasters are rarely natural, hazards always are! Extreme weather events are natural physical phenomena, but it is their interactions with vulnerabilities of human life that makes them disasters. Although definitions vary, disasters are a combination of complex, interdependent, mutually influential factors, in action simultaneously. They are best described… (More)
DOI: 10.3402/gha.v5i0.19837

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@inproceedings{Marx2012IntegratedHS, title={Integrated health, social, and economic impacts of extreme events: evidence, methods, and tools}, author={Michael Marx and Revati K Phalkey and Debarati Guha-Sapir}, booktitle={Global health action}, year={2012} }