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Capability Prioritization

The THIRA (Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment) process is the most comprehensive hazard analysis in emergency management and homeland security.  It provides more information than the traditional hazard analysis by examining each hazard through the lens of each of the 31 Core Capabilities which have been specifically defined by the stakeholders of the jurisdiction.  387 more words

Emergency Management

Day 7 - Patmos to Kos to Thira (Santorini)

12th.. Happy birthday Rockey!!!

Gentle morning; ‘sleep in’ in our gorgeous hotel room.. Then up and shower and breakfast and pack! Off to stationery store and internet café; internet computer set up in English! 171 more words

Postcards from Santorini

Summer is over and I get to wear my new APC wool coat, yippi yey! I got the cat back from our friends and Sammy is a cutie, as always, so life is good. 120 more words

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War of Gods : Lets prepare for The war | Theyyam begins

Introduction

Those who have never heard the word  Theyyam must be wondering about it. So lets begin with Theyyam.

Theyyam is basically a ritual in which the performer assumes the roles of characters from epics. 285 more words

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Day 5: Oia, Santorini

Waking up to the view of the volcano and the sun rising over the cliff and Fira is quite the treat.

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his morning, we take our breakfast on our terrace and are met by 2 very friendly cats.   1,596 more words

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Santorini

I have been twice to this gorgeous Greek island, once in 2012 and this past June, and I will absolutely go back again. We all have seen the beautiful pictures either on postcards, on calendars or simply on the internet of the beautiful cream houses with their blue roofs. 359 more words

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