Once considered the best prepared to face a natural disaster, why has Selangor failed to cope with recent flooding? Experts intervene | Malaysia

A woman does her laundry in front of her home in Taman Sri Muda, Shah Alam, December 29, 2021. – Photo by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, December 30 – … Read More

Disaster preparedness in Indian cities: a vital step towards achieving the SDGs – eGov Magazine

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail To share Listen to this article Disasters are often short-lived events with lasting impacts on the nation’s society and economy. Crises affect … Read More

Federal Funding Announced for Projects to Mitigate Impacts of Natural Disasters Across West Virginia | VM News

CHARLESTON, Va. (WV News) – Governor Jim Justice held a series of ceremonies on Tuesday to announce more than $ 65 million in federal grants for several risk mitigation projects … Read More

ImageCat and Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Partnership Provides Efficient Access to Global Seismic Hazard and Risk Information from GEM | New

LOS ANGELES, November 1, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – ImageCat and Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Partnership Provides Efficient Access to GEM’s Global Seismic Hazard and Risk Information Through ImageCat’s Multi-Hazard … Read More

Flooding remains one of the biggest losses from natural disasters, according to ASEAN Insurance Pulse

KUALA LUMPUR (October 26): Among all natural hazards, flooding is one of the main contributors to loss from natural disasters around the world, which caused 16% of all secondary insured … Read More

Duck, cover yourself, here! NDRRMC hosts nationwide seismic exercise on November 11 – Manila Bulletin

The National Council for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (NDRRMC) urged the public to participate in the nationwide simultaneous seismic exercise (NSED) in the fourth quarter of this year on … Read More

Indispensable for making disaster preparedness a “Malaysian family” culture

KUALA LUMPUR: It is important to make disaster preparedness a culture Keluarga Malaysia (Malaysian family), said Minister of the Prime Minister’s Department (Special Functions) Datuk Dr Abdul Latiff Ahmad. He … Read More

Australian government continues to act on National Natural Disaster Royal Commission recommendations

The Australian government announced today that it will provide up to $ 20 million to implement Australia’s new fire risk assessment system in addition to a series of other initiatives … Read More

Nigel Clarke | Tackling the Fiscal Risk of Natural Disaster – Jamaica’s Catastrophe Bond | Remark

Implementing and sustaining a strategy to counter the fiscal risks of natural disasters are as important to Jamaica’s economic security as preserving the adequacy of foreign exchange reserves and debt … Read More

Disaster preparedness starts with investing in public interest law

This summer, nearly one on three Americans have experienced a meteorological disaster. Hurricane Ida alone hit hundreds of thousands people in Louisiana and along the east coast, and climate change … Read More