UNDRO


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UNDRO

(ˈʌnˌdrəʊ)
n acronym for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) United Nations Disaster Relief Organization
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10) Entrevista con un antiguo responsable de la UNDRO, Paris, 13 de mayo 2009.
disaster assistance efforts, in coordination with UNIENET and other UNDRO activities [1, p.
A number of organizations, including UNDRO, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Health Organization (WHO), the Organization of American States (OAS), the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), the International Council on Voluntary Agencies (ICVA), and the IDNDR provide information in the form of electronic bulletin boards and databases.
Yet, to some degree, these principles consolidate previous disaster relief experience and they do match reasonably well with the 14 principles for post-disaster settlement and shelter in UNDRO (1982), as revised from Davis (1978).
The paper concludes by characterizing the difficulties faced by the UNDRO approach as examples of the difficulties that are often associated with international technology transfers.
A nivel conceptual, sin embargo, un gran numero de metodos para estimar riesgos estan disponibles (Por ejemplo: UNDRO, 1982; Smith, 1996; Zong y Chen, 2000; Cross, 2001; Dengler y Preuss, 2003; Pearce, 2003; Durham, 2003).