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  • Economic Impacts of Natural Disasters
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  • Impact of Natural Calamities
    conomic and financial impacts Major natural disasters can and do have severe negative short-run economic impacts. Disasters also appear to have adverse longer-term consequences for economic growth, development and poverty reduction. But, negative impacts are not inevitable. Vulnerability is shiftin...
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  • Development Banks Impact on Economic Development
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  • Social Responsibility Issues
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  • Economic Valuatio of Coral Reefs
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  • Human Impact on the Coastal Landscape
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  • Social Responsibilities of Starbucks
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  • Youth Involvement in Disaster Management
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  • Impact of Climate Change on Gender
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  • Economic Growth
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  • the Practice of Social Research
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  • Anthropogenic Impact on Marine Environment and Consequent Pollution- International Perspective
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  • Contemporary Social Issues in India
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  • Disaster Management
    Disaster management can be defined as the organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies, in particular preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters.1’ • Types of disasters • Disaster pr...
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  • Who Social Determinants of Health
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  • Tourism and Social Exclusion in the Dominican Republic
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  • What Effect Does Tourism Have on Jamaica in Relation to Social Friction and Environmental Degradation
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