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

Sabah CM calls for statewide disaster preparedness in anticipation of northeast monsoon | Malaysia

Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Hajiji Noor said all state district disaster management committees were ordered to be on alert and put logistical preparations, including shelter, on standby. Temporary Evacuation (PPS) … Read More

Earthquake alert as US and Canada ‘must be major event’: ‘It’s a question of when’ | Sciences | New

It has been centuries since the contiguous United States, all of the states, experienced a “Big One” – an earthquake with a magnitude greater than 9.0. The last recorded was … Read More

FEMA Announces Disaster Assistance and Adaptation Initiatives to Advance Climate Resilience

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on Thursday announced two initiatives to advance climate change resilience. The initiatives are the formation of a corporate steering group for climate adaptation and … Read More

Most Americans Rather To Rebuild Than Move In Natural Disaster Polls – Houston Public Media

GRAND ISLE, LA – SEPTEMBER 4: A man works on the roof of a storm damaged home after Hurricane Ida on September 4, 2021 in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Even as … 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

FEMA rewards National Center for Disaster Preparedness (NCDP) with two new training programs

FEMA rewards National Center for Disaster Preparedness (NCDP) with two new training programs by the National Center for Disaster Preparedness |September 20, 2021 Columbia University’s Climate School’s National Center for … 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