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Editorial comment: Let's always be prepared for disasters - The Herald
Challenges faced by communities ravaged by Cyclone Dineo-induced flooding countrywide require Government and stakeholders involved in disaster management to urgently harness available material resources and deliver them to those in need.Over and ...
Youth will help manage disasters, hopes NDMA chief - The News International
Chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Asghar Nawaz appreciated the students for keen interest in the subject of disaster management and expressed the hope that youths would play pivotal role in mitigating disasters both natural ...
Think of the children when disasters strike - The Hill (blog)
Among this is ensuring that the bipartisan work on improving our nation's disaster resilience moves forward: primarily the ability to meet the unique needs of children in disasters. Children represent nearly a quarter of the U.S. population — a ...and more »
Want to help rescue animals from disasters? Join this team - Iowa City Press Citizen
When a flock of domesticated ducks was dumped in a city park last fall, the task of catching them fell to the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center. Liz Ford, the center's supervisor, said she was glad three volunteers were available to help ...
These smart sensors warn of disaster before it happens - CNET
There are all sorts of smart home sensors that promise to keep an eye on your home. At first glance, a new system called OnePrevent doesn't look much different from any of them (other than the steeper-than-average asking price of $299). In fact ...
Obamacare is saved, and disasters now await us in future - The Herald-Times (subscription)
Democrats saved Obamacare from the Republicans but will not be able to save it from itself. The health plan is so badly misconceived that it will now become ever more distorted until finally it just won't be there. In the meantime, it will continue to ...and more »
Don't sideline women from disaster risk reduction - Reliefweb
ISTANBUL, Turkey, 26 March 2017 – Efforts to curb the threats posed by natural and human-induced hazards will go off track if they keep women and girls out of the picture, experts told Europe's top disaster risk forum today. Sidelining half of society ...
First Nations say suicide crisis requires same response as natural disasters - CBC.ca
An earlier meeting about social emergencies resulted in this draft working definition: "An event or situation, with the exception of natural disasters requiring community evacuations, that exceeds the resources and capacities of a community and ...and more »
A look at developments in the 2014 S. Korean ferry disaster - ABC News
A part of the sunken Sewol ferry is seen in waters off Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, March 23, 2017. Nearly three years after it capsized and sank into the violent seas off South Korea's southwestern coast, workers slowly pulled up the 6,800-ton ferry ...
Rains breed pollen invasion, turn noses into drippy disasters - San Bernardino County Sun
Rains breed pollen invasion, turn noses into drippy disasters. Medical assistant Claudia Alb gives an allergy shot at Dr. Suchheela Bala's Asthma & Allergy Office in Redlands Wednesday. RACHEL LUNA — STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. By Andrew Edwards ...and more »