Flashcards in The Park Impact/Response Model Deck (14):
What 3 stages does the model describe following a hazard event?
What is relief?
The immediate local and possibly global response in the from of aid, expertise and search&rescue.
What is rehabilitation?
A longer phase lasting weeks or months, when infrastructure and services are restored, possibly temporarily, to allow reconstruction phase to begin as soon as possible.
What is reconstruction?
Restoring to the same, or better, quality of life as before the event took place.
Likely to include measures to mitigate.
What is phase 1?
What is phase 2?
What is phase 3?
What is phase 4?
What is phase 5?
How long may relief take?
Hours - days.
How long may rehabilitation take?
Days - weeks.
How long may reconstruction take?
Weeks - years.
What does the recovery depend on?
How well developed the country is.
LEDC or MEDC.