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Rising Seas Could Swell Arizona’s Population

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 04:12:00 +0200climatecentral (en)

Who We Are. An independent organization of leading scientists and journalists researching and reporting the facts about our changing climate and its impact on the public. What We Do. Climate Central surveys and conducts scientific research on climate change and informs the public of key findings.

Bangladesh: A Slow-Building Genocide: The Anticipated Floods in Bangladesh

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 21:08:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

WRITTEN BY GARY EDMONDS. The word genocide begs a violent connotation. It fills my mind with images of rage and unrelenting noise. It kills with machetes and fire. But not all genocides move with the quick pace of a beating heart. Some are slow and calculated. Some kill with the mere denial of food and healthcare.

Bangladesh: Child Protection Senior Manager

Thu, 31 May 2018 18:55:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Requisition ID: req2060. Job Title: Child Protection Senior Manager. Sector: Child Protection. Employment Category: Fixed Term. Employment Type: Full-Time. Location: Bangladesh . Job Description. Background/IRC Summary: Since August 25 2017, more than 671,000 Rohingya refugees have fled violence in....

Spotlight Climate change and cities

Mon, 28 May 2018 10:56:00 +0200trust (en)

Climate change and cities Updated: Mon, 28 May 2018 Eight cities – from Accra to Dar es Salaam – pledged to deliver their share of emissions cuts needed to meet global targets to limit climate change By Eromo Egbejule | Thu, 17 May 2018; "We're seeing an incredible momentum for action in cities"....

Papua New Guinea: Asia and the Pacific: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (15 - 21 May 2018)

Mon, 21 May 2018 12:20:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

BANGLADESH. In the Rohingya refugee camps, during the period of 14-21 May, over 50 households and more than 150 individuals were affected by landslides and windstorms. To date, more than 21,300 refugees have been relocated from high risk locations with an additional 8,400 planned. Other preparedness activities continue.

Bangladesh: Bangladesh Flooding Disaster Summary Sheet - 20 May 2018

Sun, 20 May 2018 12:25:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Floods by nature are complex events caused by climate variability and a range of human activities, including inappropriate development planning. There are different ways of classifying and categorising floods according to geographic and geophysical characteristics.

Hurricane versus Monsoon

Thu, 17 May 2018 05:19:00 +0200irinnews (en)

US media last week mentioned Hurricane Harvey at least 100 times more than India. Outside the United States, media produced three times more about Texan flooding than Asia's in recent days. Monsoon floods on the other side of the world are worse than Harvey, but aid agencies say America's crisis is sucking up all the attention.

Review: Ex-NGO aide probes Bangladesh history in 'The Storm'

Mon, 14 May 2018 22:11:00 +0200ChinaPost (en)

“The Storm: a Novel” (Atria Books), by Arif Anwar. Arif Anwar’s debut novel, “The Storm,” arrives just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season with a subtle, circular tale about the individual effects of poor disaster planning and even poorer governmental response.

Review: Ex-NGO aide probes Bangladesh history in 'The Storm'

Mon, 14 May 2018 18:41:00 +0200nzherald (en)

"The Storm: a Novel" (Atria Books), by Arif Anwar. Arif Anwar's debut novel, "The Storm," arrives just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season with a subtle, circular tale about the individual effects of poor disaster planning and even poorer governmental response.

Review: Ex-NGO aide probes Bangladesh history in 'The Storm'

Mon, 14 May 2018 18:30:00 +0200beaumontenterprise (en)

"The Storm: a Novel" (Atria Books), by Arif Anwar. Arif Anwar's debut novel, "The Storm," arrives just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season with a subtle, circular tale about the individual effects of poor disaster planning and even poorer governmental response.

Review: Ex-NGO aide probes Bangladesh history in 'The Storm'

Mon, 14 May 2018 18:26:00 +0200startribune (en)

Arif Anwar's debut novel, "The Storm," arrives just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season with a subtle, circular tale about the individual effects of poor disaster planning and even poorer governmental response. The novel's inspiration was the 1970 Bhola cyclone, which struck what is now....

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