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      Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction Program in Colombia 

      F. Guesquiere; L. Yamín; O. Mahul (The World Bank, 2006)
      Cost-benefit analysis is a standard tool for determining the efficiency of planned projects. However, one of the major difficulties in risk mitigation investments is that benefits are by nature uncertain. In this context, ...

      Update on the probabilistic modelling of natural risks at global level: Global risk model 

      International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering; INGENIAR Ltda (International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction - UNISDR, 2015)
      This background paper presents the probabilistic seismic hazard assessment methodology and results for the Global Risk Assessment of the UNISDR s Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2015 (GAR15). An update ...