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Philippines: Early action helps women in farming communities vulnerable to drought

Wed, 22 May 2019 15:17:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

EWEA ) project to protect the livelihoods of rice farmers in selected vulnerable areas in Mindanao against the potential for extremely dry conditions. Through this project FAO conducted planning workshops and activities with farmers, including women, in Pigkawayan and Datu Saudi Ampatuan, which are....

West Africa warms but airborne dust keeps the Red Sea cool

Thu, 16 May 2019 09:26:00 +0200alphagalileo (en)

World-class computing facilities at KAUST enable researchers to tackle complex questions in climate science and oceanography. KAUST researchers reveal how the Red Sea’s location in a dust trap affects the regional climate. The Red Sea is located between North Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, the world’s largest dust source regions.

Según informe de ONG alemana: Honduras, entre 3 países “azotados” por desastres

Mon, 13 May 2019 13:15:00 +0200latribuna (es)

Según los informes, los países que encabezan el listado junto a Honduras, como los más afectados por fenómenos meteorológicos, son Puerto Rico, Haití en el Caribe y Myanmar en el sur de Asia. Además, a esa lista se suman Nicaragua, Filipinas, Bangladesh, Pakistán, Vietnam, Tailandia y República Dominicana.

World: Cred Crunch Newsletter, Issue No. 54 (April 2019) - Disasters 2018: Year in Review

Mon, 29 Apr 2019 21:34:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Brussels 2019 - In 2018, there were 315 climate-related and geophysical disaster events recorded in the EM-DAT (International Disaster Database) with 11,804 deaths, and over 68 million people affected across the world. Globally, Indonesia recorded nearly half the total deaths from disasters, while....

After the Rain: The Lasting Effects of Storms in the Caribbean | Luis Felipe López-Calva

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 05:16:00 +0200caribbean360 (en)

By Luis Felipe López-Calva. UNITED NATIONS, Wednesday April 24, 2019 (IPS) – Sustainability is constitutive of the concept of development. Just as economist Amartya Sen has argued that there is no point in discussing the relationship between development and democracy, because democracy is....

After the Rain: The Lasting Effects of Storms in the Caribbean

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 11:48:00 +0200ipsnews (en)

and more dangerous due to global warming. This makes the probability of distribution over intensity of shocks one with “thicker tails” which in turn makes insurance more complex and expensive. As a recent IMF report found, “natural disasters occur more frequently and cost more on average in the....

Be prepared

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 04:22:00 +0200inquirer (en)

But the capital region was jolted nonetheless by the alarming shaking that caused tall buildings to visibly sway, reminding the public that a potentially much stronger quake — the “Big One” — can strike the metro and its environs. A 2004 Earthquake Impact Reduction Study for Metropolitan Manila by....

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