Chapter 9

Case studies

 

Coordinating Lead Authors

Mihir Bhatt

India Disaster Mitigation Institute

India

Gordon McBean

Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction

Canada

Virginia Murray

Health Protection Agency

United Kingdom

Lead Authors

Sergey Borshch

Hydromet Center of Russia

Russian Federation

Tae Sung Cheong

National Emergency Management Agency

Republic of Korea

Wadid Fawzy Erian

Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones & Dry Lands

Egypt

Silvia Llosa

UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction

Peru

Farrokh Nadim

International Centre for Geohazards

Norway

Mario Nunez

CIMA (CONICET/UBA)

Argentina

Ravsal Oyun

JEMR Consulting Company

Mongolia

Avelino Suarez

Institute of Ecology & Systematic, Cuban Environmental Agency

Cuba

Review Editors

John Hay

University of the South Pacific

New Zealand

Jose Moreno

University of Castilla-La Mancha

Spain

Mai Trong Nhuan

Vietnam National University

Vietnam

Contributing Authors

  • Peter Berry – Canada
  • Harriet Caldin – United Kingdom
  • Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum – UK, WHO
  • Catriona Carmichael – United Kingdom
  • Anita Cooper – United Kingdom
  • Cherif Diop – Senegal
  • Justin Ginnetti – United States
  • Delphine Grynzspan – United Kingdom
  • Clare Heaviside – United Kingdom
  • Jeremy Hess – United States
  • James Kossin – United States
  • Paul Kovacs – Canada
  • Sari Kovats – United Kingdom
  • Irene Kreis – Netherlands
  • Reza Lahidji – France
  • Joanne Linnerooth-Bayer – United States
  • Felipe Lucio – Mozambique
  • Simon Mason – United States
  • Sabrina McCormick – United States
  • Reinhard Mechler – Germany
  • Bettina Menne – Germany
  • Soojeong Myeong – Republic of Korea
  • Arona Ngari – Cook Islands
  • Neville Nichols – Australia
  • Ursula Oswald-Spring – Mexico
  • Pascal Peduzzi – Switzerland
  • Rosa Perez – Philippines
  • Caroline Rodgers – Canada
  • Hannah Rowlatt – United Kingdom
  • Sohel Saikat – United Kingdom
  • Sonia Seneviratne – Switzerland
  • Addis Taye – United Kingdom
  • Richard Thornton – Australia
  • Dewald Van Niekerk – South Africa
  • Sotiris Vardoulakis – United Kingdom
  • Koko Warner – Germany
  • Irina Zodrow – Switzerland/UNISDR