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Chapter 13 Managing urban risk

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ADPC, Integrating Disaster Risk Management into Urban Management (Bangkok: Asian Disaster Preparedness Center, 2013), http://www.adpc.net/2012/download/DRM-Handbook/ADPC%20DRM%20Practitioners%20Handbook%20-%20Urban%20Management.pdf.
Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network website: www.acccrn.org.
D. Dodman, J. Hardoy and D. Satterthwaite, Urban Development and Intensive and Extensive Risks, background paper to Global Assessment Report 2009 (Geneva: UNISDR, 2008), http://www.preventionweb.net/english/hyogo/gar/background-papers.
D. Dodman et al., Understanding the Nature and Scale of Urban Risk in Low- and Middle-income Countries and Its Implications for Humanitarian Preparedness, Planning and Response (London: IIED, 2013), http://pubs.iied.org/pdfs/10624IIED.pdf.
M. Dubbeling, H. de Zeeuw and R. van Veenhuizen, Cities, Poverty and Food: Multi-stakeholder Policy and Planning in Urban Agriculture, RUAF Foundation and Practical Action Publishers, 2011, http://www.ruaf.org/publications/cities-poverty-and-food-multi-stakeholder-policy-and-planning-urban-agriculture.
Environment & Urbanization journal. London: International Institute for Environment and Development, http://www.environmentandurbanization.org.
Forced Migration Review, Issue 34: Adapting to Urban Displacement, http://www.fmreview.org/en/urban-displacement/FMR34.pdf.
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, Resilience Library: http://resilient-cities.iclei.org/resilient-cities-hub-site/resilience-resource-point/resilience-library.
IFRC, World Disasters Report 2010: Focus on Urban Risk (Geneva: IFRC, 2010), https://www.ifrc.org/Global/Publications/disasters/WDR/WDR2010-full.pdf.
IFRC, No Time for Doubt: Tackling Urban Risk. A Glance at Urban Interventions by Red Cross Societies in Latin America and the Caribbean (Geneva: IFRC, 2011), www.alnap.org/pool/files/no-time-for-doubt-urban-risk.pdf.
A. K. Jha, R. Bloch and J. Lamond, Cities and Flooding: A Guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century (Washington DC: World Bank), https://www.gfdrr.org/sites/gfdrr/files/urban-floods/node/1038.html.
A. K. Jha, T. Miner and S. Stanton-Geddes, Building Urban Resilience: Principles, Tools and Practice (Washington DC: World Bank and Australian Aid, 2013), http://elibrary.worldbank.org/doi/book/10.1596/978-0-8213-8865-5.
M. Moench, S. Tyler and J. Lage, Catalyzing Urban Climate Resilience: Applying Resilience Concepts to Planning Practice in the ACCRN Program (2009–11) (Boulder, CO: Institute for Social and Environmental Transition International (ISET), 2011),
http://www.acccrn.org/sites/default/files/documents/ISET_CatalyzingUrbanResilience_allchapters.pdf.
N. Prasad et al., Climate Resilient Cities: A Primer on Reducing Vulnerabilities to Disasters (Washington DC: World Bank, 2009), http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTEAPREGTOPURBDEV/Resources/Primer_e_book.pdf.
B. Ramalingam, P. Knox Clarke, Meeting the Urban Challenge: Adapting Humanitarian Efforts to an Urban World, Paper for 27th ALNAP meeting, Chennai, January 2012, http://www.alnap.org/events/27th.
Y. Rydin et al., Shaping Cities for Health: Complexity and the Planning of Urban Environments in the 21st Century (London: UCL-Lancet Commission, 2012), http://www.ucl.ac.uk/healthy-cities/outputs/lancet.
C. Tacoli, B. Bukhari and S. Fisher, Urban Poverty, Food Security and Climate Change (London: IIED, 2013), http://pubs.iied.org/10623IIED.html.
UNISDR, Making Cities Resilient Report 2012. My City Is Getting Ready! A Global Snapshot of How Local Governments Reduce Disaster Risk (Geneva: UNISDR, 2012), http://www.unisdr.org/files/28240_rcreport.pdf.
C. Wamsler, E. Brink and C. Rivera, Planning for Climate Change in Urban Areas: From Theory to Practice, Lund University Publications, Institutional Repository, 2013, www.lu.se.