Caribbean Disaster Mitigation Project
Implemented by the Organization of American States
Unit of Sustainable Development and Environment
for the USAID Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance and the Caribbean Regional Program


CDMP Papers and Publications

Note: Documents produced by the Caribbean Disaster Mitigation Project may be freely reproduced or quoted, provided that credit is given to the Unit for Sustainable Development and Environment of the Organization of American States and to the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Higher resolution USAID and OAS logos are available if needed for reprinting or distribution of these documents. Development of these documents were made possible through the support provided by the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance, Bureau of Humanitarian Response, U. S. Agency for International Development, under the terms of Award No. 940-1008-A-00-3522-00. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Policy

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Hazard Assessment

Storm Hazards: General

Storm Hazards: TAOS Descriptions

Storm Hazards: TAOS Applications

Kingston Jamaica Multi-hazard Assessment

Other Hazard Assessment

Vulnerability Assessment

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Housing and Construction

Safer Construction Guidance Documents

Safer Construction Studies and Policy Documents

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Insurance and Reinsurance

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Lifeline Infrastructure

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Schools and Shelters

Natural Hazard Mitigation: Mitigation Planning

Project Documents

Downloadable CDMP Reports and Documents

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