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Tables that are round

Yesterday we held the second Red Cross National Resilience Roundtable. The focus of this roundtable was on the role of the not for profit and non-traditional organisations in emergency management. 626 more words

MH370 - Who benefits most?

 I found the following article highly enlightening, and I would encourage you to click on the links and read the other stories also. As they say “Always follow the money.” 568 more words


Matson to pay $1 million for Honolulu Harbor molasses spill

Matson has agreed to pay a $1 million penalty for a massive molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor last year.

In September 2013, a pipe that was used to load molasses onto a Matson ship cracked, dumping 233,000 gallons into the water. 318 more words


Climate change responsible for 2013 Uttarakhand Floods

The sheer weight of water that hit an area known as India’s ‘holy land’ was hard to overstate. Flash floods in Uttarakhand were inevitable, given the record rainfall. 327 more words

Disaster Strikes

I’ve already done a post about the tumble dryer here on the Marina being out of commission.
However, it did not go alone.
For the majority of the weekend, we have been unable to access the internet or our Blogs because of the tumble dryer. 303 more words