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10 years ago...

This week marks the 10th anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster.

Lest we forget….

Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, Canine Catering Ltd… 14 more words


Chinese Media and Disaster Response: a Work in Progress

In the wake of the tragic explosions that recently shook the Chinese coastal city of Tianjin, Beijing’s flagship publication the People’s Daily published an online commentary… 223 more words


Teacher's training in Sindhupalchowk

Sindhupalchowk is the most affected area by April’s earthquake. There’s nearly no house that hasn’t at least some cracks – if it’s still standing at all. 213 more words

Earthquake Relief

Greer Wellstead: Public Health & the Global Response to Disaster with Bradley Keating

As the world continues to be impacted by natural disasters, it is imperative that humanitarian aid be available to those affected by these events. Bradley Keating is one among those many brave souls who are at the front lines of humanitarian relief when disaster strikes.  1,124 more words

Public Health

Myanmar: one child out of education is too many

Rakhine state in Myanmar/ Burma has long suffered from tensions between different ethnic groups. Inter-communal violence between the Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Rakhine communities has resulted in the displacement of over hundreds of thousand people. 362 more words


OC responding to flooding in Rakhine, Myanmar

OC is continuing to respond to the flood disaster in Rakhine, Myanmar. So far we have implemented food distribution projects for two clients and developing concept notes in the areas of health, education and camp repair. 8 more words

Disaster Management

Nepal Earthquake Recovery Program Through Schools At Kavrepalanchowk and Lalitpur Districts

“I have seen progressive change in the behavior and regular attendance of the students due to the camp activities. Now, the students are more active, energetic and lively in the schools. 493 more words

Earthquake Relief