How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer

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  • Author : Michael Noone
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 140 pages
  • ISBN : 0128045086
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How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer

How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer
  • Author : Michael Noone
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 27 February 2017
GET THIS BOOK How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer

How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer discusses the immense value an experienced water systems engineer, trauma surgeon, or communications specialist could bring to a disaster stricken community, while also explaining how their professional educations do not prepare them for the logistical, psychological, and physical demands of traveling to, and functioning in, an international catastrophe with little water or electricity, limited sleep and food, a chaotic working environment, and with team members from diverse backgrounds and with different personalities. This

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 25 January 2015
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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 23 January 2020
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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 April 2011
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 May 2016
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  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 01 December 2009
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  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 03 October 2017
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The abstracts of the XXX International Congress of Psychology (July 2012, Cape Town) are published as a supplement to Volume 47 of the International Journal of Psychology. The published volume includes the abstracts of the invited addresses, symposia, oral and poster presentations, numbering over 5,000 separate contributions and creating an invaluable overview of the discipline of psychological science around the world today.

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 October 2011
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Emergency management university programs have experienced dramatic and exponential growth over the last twelve years. This new, fully updated edition introduces majors and minors to the field and provides content accessible to those students taking introductory emergency management courses. The book’s strength is in looking at the regional, state, and local level response, as well as some of the often misunderstood or overlooked social aspects of disasters. Real-world cases are described throughout including considerations of international emergency management and

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 January 2017
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Written by over 200 leading experts from over seventy countries, this handbook provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of the latest theory and research on volunteering, civic participation and nonprofit membership associations. The first handbook on the subject to be truly multinational and interdisciplinary in its authorship, it represents a major milestone for the discipline. Each chapter follows a rigorous theoretical structure examining definitions, historical background, key analytical issues, usable knowledge, and future trends and required research. The nine parts of the

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  • Publisher : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  • Release : 26 September 1991
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Since its birth with the creation of the international Red Cross in 1863, international humanitarian assistance has developed considerably since World War II. In accordance with the Red Cross principle of humanity, it aims at preventing and alleviating human suffering wherever it may be found, protecting life and health and ensuring respect for the human being. International humanitarian assistance involves a complex network of government agencies, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, and individual volunteers: it has been labelled a 'non-system'. While governments

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 16 October 2015
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