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Descriptor English: Preparedness
Descriptor Spanish: Preparación
Descriptor Portuguese: Preparativos para Desastre
Descriptor French: État de Préparation
Tree number(s): SP8.946.117.199
Scope note: Activities designed to minimize loss of life and damage, to organize the temporary removal of people and property from a threatened location and facilitate timely and effective rescue, relief and rehabilitation. See also "prevention" (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
DeCS ID: 34664
Unique ID: DDCS034664
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Preparedness - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060558
Scope note Activities designed to minimize loss of life and damage, to organize the temporary removal of people and property from a threatened location and facilitate timely and effective rescue, relief and rehabilitation. See also "prevention" (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Preparedness



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