Natural Disasters


Mamac urges constituents to prepare for calamities | SunStar
Sun.Star
ANGELES CITY - Balibago Chairman Rodelio “Tony” Mamac has urged his constituents to prepare for natural disasters in order to protect their family and property. Mamac said this during a recent Barangay Balibago Disaster Risk Reduction Forum which was ...



U'khand disaster management body plans to rope in scientific experts
Hindustan Times
In a first, the Uttarakhand government is set to rope in scientific experts into the State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) – the apex body for disaster management – to revamp the hill state's response to natural calamities. In principle agreement ...

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Worthing Herald

ROTARY ROUND-UP: Help focused at the point of need
Worthing Herald
When natural disasters and conflicts rob people of their homes, we can't wave a magic wand to replace what was lost, but we can help create something new. We can provide people with the tools to start the process of their own recovery. A ShelterBox ...



The Border Mail

Albury and Border Rescue Squad member to train locals in Vanuatu
The Border Mail
AN ALBURY emergency service worker will head overseas for a month to increase the skill levels in a country prone to natural disasters. Albury and Border Rescue Squad secretary and deputy captain Paul Marshall is part of a six-member NSW group bound ...



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Rokita holds roundtable on emergency preparedness
Newsbug.info
While the law of averages might say that Monticello won't get struck again, Rokita and the man whose home was destroyed twice might disagree. Kokomo is no stranger to natural disasters either; in fact, the town is quite acquainted with them after a ...

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Himalayan Times

Dhading landslide victims get relief
Himalayan Times
With the initiatives of the District Natural Disaster Rescue Committee, various organisations, including Nepal Red Cross Society and local chamber of commerce and industry distributed Rs 10,000 cash and food items to each of the 14 victim families.



Himalayan Times

Minister Janardan Sharma stresses disaster preparedness
Himalayan Times
The Central Natural Disaster Relief Committee chaired by Minister for Home Affairs Janardan Sharma today held a meeting with stakeholder agencies to discuss disaster preparedness, rescue and recovery challenges. On the occasion, Minister Sharma said, ...



ABC NEWS 4

Restoring Nichols after a natural disaster: Volunteers step up to clear hurricane debris
ABC NEWS 4
Restoring Nichols after a natural disaster: Volunteers step up to clear hurricane debris. by Taggart Houck, WPDE. Friday, July 21st 2017. Debris piled on the side of a Nichols street to be collected. (Taggart Houck/WPDE). WPDE_ Nichols debris ...



Save Mart Center will hold multi-agency disaster drills, here's what you need to know
The Collegian
As natural disasters continue to rage on in Fresno County and surrounding areas, various public safety agencies will be holding disaster drills beginning on July 24 at the Save Mart Center. American Ambulance, Clovis Fire, Fresno Fire, Fresno County ...

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Kokomo Tribune

Rokita, local officials gather at IUK to address disaster aftermath practices
Kokomo Tribune
KOKOMO – Howard County's familiarity with natural disasters led to a roundtable discussion Friday planned by the office of U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita – an event meant to inform and better prepare elected and emergency personnel for tornadoes, floods, ...

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