World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM) brings researchers, policy makers and practitioners from around the world in the same platform to discuss various challenging issues of disaster risk management, enhance understanding of risks and advance actions for reducing risks and building resilience to disasters. The fifth WCDM deliberates on three critical issues that pose the most serious challenges as well as hold the best possible promise of building resilience to disasters. These are Technology, Finance, and Capacity. WCDM has emerged as the largest global conference on disaster management outside the UN system. The fifth WCDM was attended by more than 2500 scientists, professionals, policy makers, practitioners all around the world despite the prevalence of pandemic.

part 1|92 pages

Building Resilience of Communities to Disasters

part 2|73 pages

Developing Capacity for Building Resilience to Disasters

chapter Chapter 14|2 pages

Hopeful Tomorrow

part 3|110 pages

Disaster Preparedness for Response

part 4|93 pages

Resilient Energy and Infrastructure

part 5|62 pages

Resilience of Built up Environment

part 6|60 pages

Managing Post Traumatic Stress Disorders in Disasters