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Title: The Australian Natural Disaster Resilience Index: Assessing the resilience of Australian communities to natural hazards
Contributor(s): Parsons, Melissa  (author)orcid ; Morley, Phil  (author); Hastings, Peter (author); Glavac, Sonya  (author); Marshall, Graham  (author); McGregor, James  (author); McNeill, Judith  (author); Stayner, Richard  (author); Reeve, Ian  (author)
Publication Date: 2017-09
Open Access: Yes
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Abstract: Australia faces increasing losses from natural hazard events. Resilient communities will be better able to anticipate hazards, withstand adversity, reduce losses and adapt and learn in a changing environment. The Australian Natural Disaster Resilience Index is a system to assess and report the resilience of Australian communities to natural hazards.
Publication Type: Conference Publication
Conference Details: AFAC 2017: Australasian Fire Authorities Council and Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Conference, Sydney, Australia, 4th - 6th September, 2017
Source of Publication: Research proceedings from the 2017 Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC and AFAC Conference
Publisher: Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC
Place of Publication: Sydney, Australia
Fields of Research (FoR) 2008: 040699 Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience not elsewhere classified
Fields of Research (FoR) 2020: 370903 Natural hazards
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2008: 961005 Natural Hazards in Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Environments
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2020: 190499 Natural hazards not elsewhere classified
HERDC Category Description: E3 Extract of Scholarly Conference Publication
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Institute for Rural Futures
School of Environmental and Rural Science
School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
School of Psychology

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