23 Jun 2011
A three-tiered approach comprising reduction of probability of flooding or dam breaks, sustainable flood-proof spatial planning and building, and conventional disaster preparedness that has been developed in the Netherlands was a key element of the comprehensive presentation made in the course of the 2nd LIRNEasia Disaster Risk Reduction Lecture by Dr. Aad Correljé, subprogramme leader Public Values of Next Generation Infrastrcutures held on the 27th April 2011 at the BCIS Auditorium in Colombo.
Follow the links for more information:
- 2nd LIRNEasia Disaster Risk Reduction Lecture yields rich discussion
- Disaster In Retrospect: 25 Years After The Kantale Dam Breach