Resilience measure: Independent commission for flood and disaster risk reduction


An Independent commission is a politically independent executive arm. It is alone responsible for drawing up proposals for new legislation.
(European Union, European Commission, accessed on Sept. 2016)
Creation of a department for disaster risk reduction could be another form of such independent committee working on flood related issues.

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Last modified: Sept. 21, 2016, 9:25 a.m.