Lessons from Flood Disaster Management of Khuzestan Province, Iran, Based on the Experiences of Policymakers: A Qualitative Study

Roya Habibi Arejan; Maryam Shabany; Zahra Ghodsi; Shahriar Ghashghaei; Mahkameh Abbaszadeh; Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar

Volume 25, Issue 10 , 2023

  Background: Floods are among the most destructive crises in various countries, including Iran, and are considered a national issue. To reduce flood damages, the flood management process must be regularly reviewed and its problems be identified. Objectives: Therefore, the present study aimed to focus ...  Read More

Flood Risk Perception among the Inhabitants of a Flood-prone Area in Iran

Fateme Nikbakht; Hamid Heidarian-Miri; Fatemeh Kokabi-Saghi; Hamidreza Shabanikiya

Volume 25, Issue 8 , 2023

  Background: Misunderstanding of disaster hinders people from devoting enough attention to disaster preparedness programs. Flood is one of the main natural hazards in Iran. Objectives: The present study aimed to determine flood risk perception among residents of a flood-prone area in Iran in 2021. Methods: ...  Read More

Donations in the Great Flood of Iran, 2019: Strengths and Challenges

Mahmoudreza Peyravi; Ali Asghar Peyvandi; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh

Volume 21, Issue 5 , 2019, Pages 1-1

  In the great flood of Iran, a wide range of donations was presented to the people affected by the flood as the signof altruism and philanthropy. The Red Crescent of the Is- lamic Republic of Iran was majorly responsible for man-aging the donated goods.  Read More