Conducting Flood Loss Assessments

BY ASSOCIATED PROGRAMME ON FLOOD MANAGEMENT (APFM), WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANIZATION (WMO) | 24 MAR 2007
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APFM Technical Document No. 7, Flood Management Tools Series
This tool sets out to provide for the operational level a lead-in on available concepts and methods to assess flood losses for the activation and facilitation of local and external help and the formulation of recovery plans as well as long-term development planning and policy reform in the realm of flood management. Therefore, the material seeks to contribute to a reduction of cases where flood loss assessments are undertaken arbitrarily due to a lack of readily applicable guidance.

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