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Emergency Management
 
The process of developing and implementing policies and programs to avoid and cope with the risks to people and property from natural and man-made hazards.
 
(Pal, Leslie. 2006. Beyond Policy Analysis: Public Issue Management in Turbulent Times, 3rd ed. Toronto: Nelson Education, 373.)
 
     

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