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Emergency Telecommunications

The Vital Role of Telecommunications in Disaster Relief and Mitigation

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  • Publication date: July 1997
  • Page count: 20
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 97.IV.98

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The success of disaster mitigation as well as disaster relief operations depends on teamwork and teamwork depends on communication. The areas of coverage in this publication include: the unrestricted use of telecommunications facilities before, during and after an emergency, emergency telecommunications with and in the field and information on the International Telecommunications Union resolutions and the Tampere Declaration on disaster communications.