This Week in Disaster Resilience 15 November 2019

Recent Emergencies/Disaster NSW bushfires: More than 850,000 hectares destroyed so far in season 'as bad as it gets' England flooding: River warnings and rail delays continue Three people die and 150 homes destroyed in Australian bushfires Philippines – Rain From Typhoon ‘Nakri’ Causes Deadly Floods and Landslides […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 8 November 2019

Recent Emergencies/Disaster Italy and France – Rain From ‘Storm Amélie’ Triggers Floods and Landslides Iran – Deadly Floods in Northern Provinces USA – Storms and Floods Hit North East Heavy rains have killed at least 10 people and displaced more than 270,000 in Somalia Ecuador – […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 1 November 2019

  Recent Emergencies/Disaster 90,000 Sonoma County residents evacuated ahead of Kincade fire 2 Million Californians Without Power And 180,000 Ordered To Evacuate Amid Wildfires UK weather: 'Horrendous' conditions as heavy downpours cause flooding and travel disruption Deadly rains to hit Rwenzori, Kigezi areas Nigeria – Floods […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 25 October 2019

Recent Emergencies/Disaster Floods leave hundreds homeless in eastern Uganda About 20 people have died following heavy rains across Kenya for several days Floods in southeast Niger have forced 23,000 people to flee their homes since early October Nearly 200 000 displaced as unprecedented flooding hits South Sudan […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 18 October 2019

  Recent Emergencies/Disaster Typhoon Hagibis: Japan deploys military rescuers as deadly storm hits Firefighters make progress on Saddleridge fire; Southern California blazes kill 3, injure others Typhoon Hagibis hammers Tokyo, 33 dead Tanzania – Floods Cause Fatalities in Morogoro and Tanga Regions El Salvador – Flooding […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 11 October 2019

    Recent Emergencies/Disaster More than 90,000 people affected by flooding in Yemen Ireland – Homes Damaged After Floods From Storm Lorenzo Iran – Deadly Flash Floods in South Colombia – Thousands Hit by Flooding in North Alert Level 1 raised over Taal volcano, Philippines […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 4 October 2019

  Recent Emergencies/Disaster ‘Totally terrified’ observers catch tornado touching down outside Davis on video Drought-hit Australian towns prepare for 'unimaginable' water crisis Lorenzo becomes the strongest hurricane this far north and east in the Atlantic basin Tibesti – another mining-induced landslide Niger: Tens of Thousands Impacted by […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 27 September 2019

Recent Emergencies/Disaster Three kids die in Delta floods Flood: Over 150 communities submerged in Kogi – Commissioner Albania struck by 5.6-magnitude earthquake, injuring at least 37 Trinidad and Tobago – Tropical Storm Karen Causes Severe Flooding Haiti – 2 Dead, 4 Missing After Flash Floods in […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 20 September 2019

Recent Emergencies/Disaster The drought is now so severe it is biting in even the greenest corners of the country Tens of thousands in Chiba urged to evacuate due to possible mudslides, Japan Worst storm in over a century hits Spain, major floods and tornadoes reported Strong explosion at Sakurajima […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 13 September 2019

  Recent Emergencies/Disaster 'Like nothing we've seen': Queensland bushfires tear through rainforest Tens of thousands in Atlantic Canada still in the dark after Hurricane Dorian Peregian homes destroyed after ferocious bushfire rips through Sunshine Coast community Hurricane Dorian Lashes the Carolinas with Storm-Surge Flooding, Tornadoes Morocco […] Read more »