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Exposed: The American Red Cross

I joined the Red Cross a few years ago because growing up, I really admired Clara Barton. She was a nurse during the Civil War who founded the American Red Cross. 688 more words

Did Japan learn its lessons from Fukushima quake and tsunami? One US expert suggests they did not -- South China Morning Post

” Lack of full-time, permanent, professional disaster management staff remain weaknesses. “

” A former US government expert on emergency management has questioned whether Japan is applying the lessons from the 2011 massive earthquake and tsunami in its northeast to its response to the recent temblors in Kumamoto Prefecture. 713 more words

Japanese Government

NEWS AND UPDATES - DISASTER ASSISTANCE TRAINING HELD AT NJIT

AIA-NJ HOMELAND SECURITY COMMITTEE
NEWS AND UPDATES – DISASTER ASSISTANCE TRAINING HELD AT NJIT
by: Laurence E. Parisi, AIA – Regional Disaster Assistance Coordinator.

April 1, 2016 was no fool’s day for the11 members of the AIA-NJ and AIA-NY who attended the first of the two day training sessions. 416 more words

AIA-NJ News

AIANJ and AIANY COALITION TO PROVIDE DISASTER ASSISTANCE

THE AIA NEW JERSEY AND AIA NEW YORK COALITION TO PROVIDE DISASTER ASSISTANCE TRAINERS 146 more words

NJ Architect Newsletter

Language and earthquakes: Insights in disaster response. City resilience strategy. And more

Boulder Unveils ‘Resilience Strategy’ To Plan For Natural Disasters

City of Boulder officials are taking a unique approach to planning for future natural disasters and challenges. 100 more words

Relief is Not Just a Word... It’s a Feeling

When a disaster strikes nobody want to be there, however it is something that is not in our hands and we to date, despite booming advancements in technology are unable to figure out the exact time and date for any such disastrous occurrences. 206 more words

Disaster Relief Supplies