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Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management in Urban Development Planning and Local Governance
Theme(s): Disaster Risk Reduction
Type(s): Proceedings
Author(s): Alice Morta, EMI, Fouad Bendimerad, Irwin Gabriel Lopez, Julie Paran, Kristoffer Berse, Wini Dagli
Reference Number: PR-09-01

On 22-24 April 2009, EMI, in partnership with the Government of Maharashtra, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) and Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), conducted the Asia Megacities Forum (AMF) 2009 in Mumbai, India. The AMF is part of Cluster Cities Project (CCP), EMI’s platform for establishing a worldwide network of megacities to support the local implementation of disaster risk reduction. This event also served as kickoff activity for a two-year collaborative undertaking between MCGM and EMI to develop a Disaster Risk Management Master Plan (DRMMP) for India’s business and financial capital, Mumbai.

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Editors: Kristoffer Berse, Wini Dagli
Editorial Consultants: Fouad Bendimerad, Julie Paran
Writers: Wini Dagli, Irwin Gabriel Lopez, Alice Morta
Layout and Cover Design: Jerome Cruz

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