Humanitarian aid: €294.2 million for people in need in Eastern and Southern Africa – The European Sting – Critical News & Insights on European Politics, Economy, Foreign Affairs, Business & Technology

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The Commission has allocated €294.2 million in humanitarian funding to help vulnerable populations in Eastern and … Read More

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

Global insured losses from natural disasters reach $ 107 billion year-to-date in 2021: Aon

Insurance and reinsurance broker Aon estimates that at the start of the fourth quarter of 2021, global insured losses from natural disasters and severe weather events are about 13% above … 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

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

Senator Peters Convenes Hearing on Natural Disaster Emergency Management

© Shutterstock Gary Peters US Senator Gary Peters (D-MI), chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, called a hearing on Wednesday to examine the country’s readiness to … Read More

VA considers natural disaster response as part of agency’s fourth mission

The Department of Veterans Affairs has sent medical personnel and other supports to areas affected by extreme weather conditions. The Department of Veterans Affairs is sending medical personnel and other … 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

Assessment of Nashville’s Disaster Preparedness in an Era of Cascading Crises | City limits

Consequences of the March 2020 tornado in East Nashville Photo: Eric England The past 18 months have seen a cascade of disasters, both natural and man-made, and have shown how … Read More