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… GENEVA, 1 May 2013 - When college sophomore Sam Johnson started a Facebook page following the … helped to change perceptions that we can make a valuable contribution". … GENEVA, 1 May 2013 - When college sophomore Sam Johnson started a Facebook page following the …
GENEVA, 21 May 2013 - Senior government officials from developing small island states and climate change experts have warned of a massive increase in human, economic and material losses in these countries if risk reduction measures are not taken urgently to mitigate the impacts of major hazards and climate change.   The warning was issued by representat…
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3 June 2014
SUVA, 3 June 2014 – Not one child died at a school or kindergarten during the Christchurch earthquake of February 2011. It was one of the few bright spots from the major disaster that hit New Zealand’s principal city of its South Island. That remarkable statistic was also a resounding endorsement of the country’s efforts to teach its children to ‘Drop,…
… UNISDR's Making Cities Resilient Campaign; (vi) the need to explicitly deal with earthquake risk in construction; (vii) strengthening disaster resilience in Nigeria; … UNISDR's Making Cities Resilient Campaign; (vi) the need to explicitly deal with earthquake risk in construction; (vii) strengthening disaster resilience in Nigeria; …