This Week in Disaster Resilience 29th May 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Uganda – 8 Dead After More Floods in Kasese http://floodlist.com/africa/uganda-floods-kasese-may-2020 USA – President Approves Emergency Declaration for Floods in Midland, Michigan http://floodlist.com/america/usa/floods-midland-michigan-may-2020?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter Extreme 'once-in-a-decade' storm brings destructive winds and […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 22nd May 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Tropical Storm Arthur forms in the Atlantic – the first tropical storm of the season forms east of Florida https://www.severe-weather.eu/tropical-weather/arthur-first-storm-atlantic-mk/ 'Extremely severe' cyclonic storm Amphan forces evacuations in India, […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 15th May 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Ugandan hospital, Somali town washed away by floods raging East Africa https://africa.cgtn.com/2020/05/09/ugandan-hospital-somali-town-washed-away-by-floods-raging-east-africa/ Somalia – Over 200,000 Displaced by Floods http://floodlist.com/africa/somalia-floods-may-2020?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter Uganda – Thousands Affected by Floods in Western Region […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 8th May 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Kyrgyzstan – Homes Damaged After Flash Floods and Mudflows in South http://floodlist.com/asia/kyrgyzstan-floods-batken-may-2020 Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan – Thousands Evacuate After Dam Fails http://floodlist.com/asia/uzbekistan-kazakhstan-sardoba-dam-syrdarya-flood-may-2020 Yemen – 150,000 Affected by Heavy Rain […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 1st May 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Tanzania – Deadly Floods and Mudslides Hit Northern Regions http://floodlist.com/africa/tanzania-floods-arusha-kilimanjaro-april-2020 Vietnam – Damaging Storms Hit Northern Provinces http://floodlist.com/asia/vietnam-north-storm-april-2020 Kenya – Thousands Displaced as Flooding Continues http://floodlist.com/africa/kenya-thousands-displaced-flooding-april-2018 Canada – Evacuations […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 24th April 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster DR Congo – Over 30 Killed in Uvira Floods, South Kivu Province http://floodlist.com/africa/dr-congo-uvira-floods-south-kivu-april-2020?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter Kenya – Many Missing After Heavy Rain Triggers Mudslides in West http://floodlist.com/africa/kenya-mudslides-elgeyomarakwet-westpokot-april-2020 Daily COVID-19 death tolls […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 17th April 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Ecuador – Homes Destroyed by Floods in Quito http://floodlist.com/america/ecuador-floods-quito-april-2020 Storm tears through South amid pandemic; more than 30 dead https://apnews.com/a7b924a128d7d0847784b75d8da98db1?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_medium=AP&utm_source=Twitter Krakatau volcano (Indonesia): strong explosion https://www.volcanodiscovery.com/krakatau/news/101857/Krakatau-volcano-Indonesia-strong-explosion-last-night.html Indonesia – Thousands […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 9th April 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Solomon Islands – Rivers Rise as Tropical Cyclone Harold Approaches http://floodlist.com/australia/tropical-cyclone-harold-solomon-islands-april-2020 Vanuatu on Red Alert as it braces for severe Tropical Cyclone Harold https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/413468/vanuatu-on-red-alert-as-it-braces-for-severe-tropical-cyclone-harold?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter US coronavirus toll tops 10,000 […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 3rd April 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Large tornado rips through Jonesboro, causing extensive damage, Arkansas https://watchers.news/2020/03/29/jonesboro-tornado-damage-march-2020-arkansas/ Indonesia – Deadly Landslide in Bali http://floodlist.com/asia/indonesia-landslide-kubutambahan-bali-january-2019 Indonesia – Deadly Landslide in South Sulawesi http://floodlist.com/asia/indonesia-landslide-south-sulawesi-march-2020 Kenya – Hundreds of […] Read more »

This Week in Disaster Resilience 27th March 2020

Dear colleague, Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news this week… Recent emergencies/disaster Earthquake rocks Croatia's capital Zagreb https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-51995861 Ecuador – 350 Families Affected as Rivers Overflow in Pastaza http://floodlist.com/america/ecuador-floods-pastaza-march-2020 Iran – Deadly Floods Hit Southern Provinces http://floodlist.com/asia/iran-floods-march-2020 USA – 8 Killed […] Read more »