BBC reported on a new German study (Natural Hazards and Earth Systems Sciences) that fo
German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, German Aerospace Center (DLR), German Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance, Secure World Foundation
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has published a booklet with g
New technologies have sometimes had very harmful effects, but in many cases the early warning signs have been suppressed or ignored.
In a recent article in Nature, Peter J.
The UNEP Global Environmental Alert Service (GEAS) has launched an in-depth report focusing on
The Philippines will seek assistance in setting up a disaster management center at next week’s forum of lawmakers in the region in Japan, a senator said yesterday.
Crisis mapping has emerged in the last five years as a dynamic and open way to visualize and report on crisis and disasters.
Indigenous knowledge should be harnessed to new technologies to help break the cycle of natural calamities in Africa, according to Juliana Rotich, executive director of Ushahidi, a Nairobi-based on
NASA and Ohio State University researchers have discovered the major tsunami generated by the March 2011 Tohoku-Oki quake centered off northeastern Japan was a long-hypothesized "merging tsuna
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