India. The Famine Codes contained guidelines for the local administration on anticipation, recognition, and relief of famines and other ... The second Indian Famine Commission of 1898 viewed disaster mitigation as an important aspect of disaster management in predicting famine and ... In 2007, the Central Disaster Management Act of 2005, passed by the government of India, received recognition. ... In The Political Economy of Hunger: Selected Essays, edited by Jean DrAuze, et al.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2011|