The lessons learned
Disaster management systems and plans
required for all types of emergencies.
Weaknesses in solid waste management.
Increased recognition of need for maintenance
of drainage and irrigation infrastructure.
Promote greater awareness of risk of
flooding and water borne diseases particularly for children.
Need for safety net and social protection
programmes targeted to the poor in response to disasters.
Creation of buffer-stock finance mechanisms.
Guidelines for recovery and reconstruction
Restore people's livelihoods: