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Descriptor English: Declaration of Emergency
Descriptor Spanish: Declaración de Emergencia
Descriptor Portuguese: Declaração de Estado de Emergência em Desastres
Descriptor French: Déclaration d'Urgence
Tree number(s): SP8.946.117.118
Scope note: Official issuance of a state of emergency upon the occurrence of a large-scale calamity, in order to activate measures aimed at the reduction of the disaster's impact (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
DeCS ID: 34685
Unique ID: DDCS034685
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Declaration of Emergency - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060576
Scope note Official issuance of a state of emergency upon the occurrence of a large-scale calamity, in order to activate measures aimed at the reduction of the disaster's impact (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Declaration of Emergency



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