The role of local community leaders in flood disaster risk management strategy making in Accra
作者: Raphael Ane Atanga
作者单位: 1School of Tourism & Hospitality, College of Business & Economics, University of Johannesburg, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, South Africa
刊名: International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 2020, Vol.43
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijdrr.2019.101358
关键词: Flood-prone communitiesFlood disaster risk managementStrategyImplementation
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Flood disasters have upward trends and devastating impacts in cities worldwide. This problem could be due to lack of participation of flood prone community leaders in flood risk management strategy making. Institutional challenges, lack of technical expertise and conflicts could exclude stakeholders from flood management. This research investigates the participation of flood-prone community leaders in flood risk management strategy making in Accra. Flood-prone communities bear direct impacts of floods. Community leaders can influence flood risk management in their neighbourhoods if they participate in the strategy making of the city authorities. However, it is unclear if leaders of flood-prone communities participate in strategy making for flood disaster risk management in...
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  • community 群落
  • flood 洪水
  • local 局部的
  • disaster 灾难
  • making 制定
  • management 管理
  • strategy 战略