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MIL-OSI United Nations: CREWS initiative expands coverage

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Climate, Climate Change, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: CREWS initiative expands coverage

Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: CREWS initiative expands coverage GENEVA, 18 June, 2018 – An international initiative to improve early warning systems against extreme weather and support climate change adaptation is gaining momentum to protect more people in more places. Financing has been extended to cover the Caribbean and West African regions. MIL OSI […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Mongolian journalists learn disaster risk

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Mongolian journalists learn disaster risk

Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: Mongolian journalists learn disaster risk By Chris Weeks Ulaanbaatar, 23 April, 2018 – Journalists from Mongolia have shown their commitment to reducing disaster risk through participating in a unique training course, highlighting reporters’ vital role in bolstering community resilience. The workshop, organised by the Asia Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Malawi to start disaster loss data base

By   /  April 7, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Malawi to start disaster loss data base

Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: Malawi to start disaster loss data base Lilongwe, 6 April, 2018 – Malawi today became the latest country in Africa to complete training on establishing a national disaster loss data base, considered an essential prerequisite for being able to report on progress on reducing disaster losses and improving disaster […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: UN welcomes Bhutan to Making Cities Resilient Campaign

By   /  April 6, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: UN welcomes Bhutan to Making Cities Resilient Campaign

Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: UN welcomes Bhutan to Making Cities Resilient Campaign BANGKOK, 5 April 2018 – The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) today welcomed Thimphu, the capital of earthquake-prone Bhutan, as the newest member of the Making Cities Resilient Campaign. Ms. Loretta Hieber-Girardet, UNISDR’s Chief for the Asia-Pacific region, […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Bhutan joins UNISDR Cities Campaign

By   /  April 4, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Bhutan joins UNISDR Cities Campaign

Source: UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Headline: Bhutan joins UNISDR Cities Campaign By Chris Weeks BANGKOK, 4 April 2018 – Bhutan’s famous Gross National Happiness index has been given a boost with the announcement that its capital, Thimphu, has joined UNISDR’s Making Cities Resilient Campaign. Mr. Kinlay Dorjee, Mayor of Thimphu, became the 702nd local leader […]

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