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Asia-Pacific: the world's most disaster-prone region

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:49:00 +0200geo-tv (en)

KUALA LUMPUR: (Thomson Reuters Foundation) More than 2 million people - an average of 43,000 per year - have been killed by natural disasters in the Asia-Pacific region since 1970, according to the latest United Nations’ figures. In 2016, disasters caused about 5,000 deaths and economic losses worth....

FACTBOX-Asia-Pacific: the world's most disaster-prone region

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:26:00 +0200trust (en)

By Beh Lih Yi. KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - More than 2 million people - an average of 43,000 per year - have been killed by natural disasters in the Asia-Pacific region since 1970, according to the latest United Nations' figures.

Tsunami threats maps for Otago released

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:50:00 +0200Stuff (en)

Online maps detailing tsunami threats along the Otago coast have been released. Emergency Management Otago on Tuesday released the online maps of evacuation zones, which shows three coloured zones: red, orange and yellow. The maps, which provide close-ups of individual properties and the ability to search addresses, can be viewed here.

New Otago tsunami maps show evacuation zones

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:29:00 +0200rnzi (en)

Civil Defence has released new maps of the Otago coast that grade which individual properties would be evacuated in a tsunami alert. The new searchable internet-based maps on the Emergency Management Otago website mark out three coloured zones in red, orange and yellow depending on the height of tsunami waves hitting the coast.

Des rencontres de la sécurité pour sensibiliser la population

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:46:00 +0200la1ere (fr)

Programme des rencontres de la sécurité. Lundi 9 octobre : Carrefour Punaauia. Stands de 9h à 17h (Union nationale des sauveteurs secouristes). Thèmes abordés : prévention face aux risques naturels notamment climatiques avec distribution de brochures "cyclone" et "tsunami" ; et sensibilisation aux gestes qui sauvent.

Santa María del Mar, Oaxaca olvidada en la desgracia

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:09:00 +0200noticiasnet (es)

La comunidad indígena ikoots llora sola su desgracia. Ni siquiera en estos momentos de tragedia que atraviesa el Istmo de Tehuantepec por el impacto del terremoto de 8.2 grados que resintió, pudo salir del aislamiento y el olvido en que se encuentra. Los habitantes de Santa María del Mar, agencia....

Pacific women recognised at Stars of Oceania awards

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:31:00 +0200rnzi (en)

The leadership role of women and their resilience in forging ahead despite difficult circumstances has been celebrated in this year's Stars of Oceania awards hosted by American Samoa. Eight of the 13 recipients of the awards, sponsored by the University of Hawaii's Pacific Business Center, were women.

8 Años

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:20:00 +0200elperiodicodemexico (es)

07:19, 2009-10-09. El presidente de Estados Unidos Barack Obama es el ganador del Premio Nobel de la Paz 2009, anunció hoy el Instituto Nobel de Noruega por sus "esfuerzos extraordinarios por reforzar la diplomacia internacional y la cooperación entre los pueblos". 07:27, 2009-10-09.

Woman’s battered corpse found in Miyagi coastal park dedicated to 3/11 victims

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 03:39:00 +0200japantimes (en)

SENDAI – Police started an investigation Monday after a woman’s corspe was found in a Miyagi Prefecture park dedicated to victims of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. An autopsy determined that the woman had sustained a broken thighbone and ribs, indicating the cause of death may....

Pazar günü kıyamet kopacak!

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 03:31:00 +0200sozcu (tr)

Varlığı tartışmalı X Gezegeni’nin 15 Ekim’de Dünya’ya en yakın konuma geleceği öne sürüldü. Bunun doğal felaketleri tetikleyeceği iddia edildi. ABD basını, 15 Ekim günü için ilginç bir iddiada bulundu. Tarikat mensubu David Meade, evrende var olduğu ispatlanmayan X Gezegeni'nin Dünya'ya en yakın konumuna bu pazar geleceğini öne sürdü.

Lembata Diguncang Tiga Kali Gempa, Warga Berhamburan Keluar Rumah

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 03:10:00 +0200kompas (id)

mengguncang Kabupaten Lembata , Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT), sebanyak tiga kali. Warga pun lari berhamburan keluar rumah. Fares Bere, warga Kelurahan Selandoro, Kecamatan Nubatukan, Lembata, mengaku gempa bumi terjadi dini hari dan pagi tadi, getarannya terasa cukup keras. "Kami lari keluar rumah saat gempa bumi pagi tadi.

Peru: Boletín Informativo de Emergencia N° 485 (Primer Boletín) | 9 de Octubre 2017, 11 am

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 02:19:00 +0200reliefWeb (es)

Nivel de ríos amazónicos tuvieron un ligero incremento en las últimas 24 horas. Luego de las lluvias de moderada a fuerte intensidad que se presentaran la semana pasada en la selva del país, el nivel de los ríos amazónicos tuvo un ligero incremento y se vienen acercando a su normal registro, informó....

Q&A with GNS Science: Megathrust earthquake would produce 'tsunami too fast for official warnings'

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:10:00 +0200nzherald (en)

How do scientists know about the potential for a "megathrust" earthquake? The Hikurangi subduction zone is the boundary between the Australian and Pacific plates. This zone has been known about and studied for several decades and we have long known that it could generate a megathrust earthquake.

17:04 | Drones monitorearán simulacro masivo en región de Los Ríos este jueves 12 de octubre

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 22:23:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

Simulacro de terremoto y tsunami Alejandro Alarcón en las costas de la región de Los Ríos del jueves 12 de octubre será apoyado por drones. Dispositivos serán clave para corregir errores en faenas de evacuación. Los vehículos aéreos no tripulados corresponden a los utilizados por el Instituto....

Tiere reisten auf Plastikflößen nach Amerika

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 21:10:00 +0200sz-online (de)

Dienstag, 10.10.2017 Tiere reisten auf Plastikflößen nach Amerika Das Erdbeben vor der Küste Japan s hatte 2011 einen Tsunami zur Folge. Ins Meer gespülte Teile fanden sich noch Jahre später an Stränden der USA. Der Biologe John Chapman untersucht ein angespültes japanisches Boot am Strand von Long Beach in den USA auf die mitgereisten Lebewesen.

Nel mondo 800 milioni di esseri umani vivono nei pressi di un vulcano attivo

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 20:24:00 +0200247libero (it)

Sono state quasi 300mila, le vittime causate dall’eruzione di un vulcano negli ultimi 500 anni. Nel mondo sono oltre 800 milioni le persone che vivono all’ombra di un vulcano attivo: dai vulcani italiani (Vesuvio in testa) fino a quelli degli Stati Uniti (come il Monte Sant’Elena), il problema....

Abruzzo, “Io non rischio”: sabato campagna per le buone pratiche

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 19:47:00 +0200askanews (it)

Pescara, 9 ott. (askanews) – Saranno 300 i volontari impegnati sabato 14 ottobre nelle piazze dei quattro capoluoghi di Provincia d’Abruzzo per la settima edizione della campagna nazionale dedicata alle buone pratiche di Protezione Civile. In programma momenti per sensibilizzare i cittadini sul rischio sismico, alluvione e maremoto.

Piden a Contraloría aclarar actual situación del Palacio de los Deportes de Talcahuano 13:37 Casi 8 años han transcurrido desde que el terremoto y tsunami de 2010 afectara a la zona central de nuestro país. Una de las comuna más ......

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 19:00:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

Una de las comuna más dañadas con la tragedia fue Talcahuano, donde el edificio del Palacio de los Deportes, ubicado a un costado del Gimnasio La Tortuga, debió ser demolido debido a los graves daños estructurales. Tras ello, el Consejo Regional del Bío Bío ya entregó más de 5 mil millones de pesos....

Io non rischio 2017: sabato 14 ottobre torna la campagna nazionale per le buone pratiche di Protezione civile

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:46:00 +0200chietitoday (it)

Si avvicina la giornata dedicata alla campagna di comunicazione nazionale sui rischi naturali che interessano il nostro Paese. Sabato 14 ottobre torna “Io Non Rischio” per sensibilizzare i cittadini sul rischio sismico, alluvione e maremoto. Un’unica giornata di informazione e comunicazione con un....

“Io non rischio”

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:22:00 +0200lanuovaecologia (it)

Sabato 14 ottobre, circa 5mila volontari e volontarie di protezione civile appartenenti a oltre 700 organizzazioni allestiranno punti informativi “Io non rischio” nelle piazze dei capoluoghi di provincia per sensibilizzare i propri concittadini sul rischio sismico, sul rischio alluvione e sul maremoto.

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