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BUILDING RESILIENCE FOR A COUNTRY UNDER CONSTANT RISK-PHILIPPINES

This November, the country of Philippines paid tribute to the thousands of lives lost three years ago, due to the super-storm Typhoon Haiyan. A research by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) declared the Philippines as the fourth most disaster-prone country in the world in terms of climate-related disasters such as typhoons, sea level rise, flooding, and extreme temperature. 476 more words

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भूकम्प से जानमाल का नुक्सान नहीं

टनकपुर, (ललित भट्ट): कल देर रात जनपद में 10.25 बजे 5.2 रियेक्टर भूकम्प आने और भूकम्प आने पर की गई तैयारियों की जिला कार्यालय सभागार में समीक्षा करते हुए जिलाधिकारी डा. अहमद इकबाल ने आपदा प्रबंधन अधिकारी को गांवों के अंतिम तोकों की सूचना, वहां के गणमान्य नागरिकों, ग्राम प्रधान, ग्राम प्रहरी, आंगनबाड़ी एवं आशा […]

EKO TEGUH PARIPURNO: SETIAP ORANG HARUS JADI AGEN PENGURANG RISIKO (I)

Wilayah Nusantara termasuk dalam lingkaran Cincin Api Pasifik, jalur gempa paling aktif di dunia. Kondisi ini menyebabkan Indonesia berada dalam bayang-bayang bencana akibat letusan gunung api, gempa, tsunami, gelombang pasang, banjir ataupun tanah longsor. 1,277 more words

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Surat power looms face downside of demonetization

Huge numbers of workers have been laid off in the Surat power loom sector due to cash crunch – the pressure on the power loom owners is immense as the workers would need to be paid at the end of this month. 350 more words

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What to Do When Things Get Exciting

An Emergency Preparedness Guide, prepared by a leftist emergency services professional.  

Everything is just a bit much these days isn’t it? I am reminded of a line from the Godspeed You! 3,580 more words

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Rianne ten Veen’s research into globalisation and surveillance

 

An induction day interview with Rianne has been recorded in Milton Keynes on audio tape. For the next three years she will be examining ethical issues surrounding new technologies used to administer humanitarian aid. 196 more words

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APAD reps visit Mindanao Office

Mr. Masaharu Saito and Ms. Sona Park, representatives from the main office of the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (APAD) based in Japan visited Citizens’ Disaster Response Center (CDRC) – APAD Office in Mindanao located at Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation, Inc (MISFI) Bldg. 74 more words

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