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Paz para Colombia

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:33:00 +0200eluniverso (es)

El lunes 26 se firmó la paz en Colombia, que la ciudadanía de ese país debe aprobar en un referendo. Es un acontecimiento que hay que celebrar desde lo más hondo de la solidaridad, el respeto y la admiración al pueblo colombiano. Un conflicto que ha dejado a lo largo de más de 50 años cerca de siete millones de víctimas de diversos delitos.

East Africa: Burundi Donates Food to Earthquake Survivors in Tanzania

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:21:00 +0200allafrica (en)

Bukoba Burundi has donated 183 tonnes of food to victims of the September 10 earthquake in Kagera Region. The aid was handed over to Kagera Regional Commissioner Salum Kijuu by the Burundi minister for East African Community, Ms Leontine Nzeyimana, on Monday.

EQC boss Ian Simpson resigns 4 hours ago

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:12:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

UPDATED 4.16PM The CEO of the Earthquake Commission is leaving at the end of the year. Ian Simpson has announced he'll be taking up a new role as CEO for GNS Science, who run GeoNet for quake records. He's been at head of the Earthquake Commission since September 2010, when the first quake shook Christchurch.

السعودية الأولي عالميًا في تقديم المساعدات الإنسانية

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:51:00 +0200almalnews (ar)

المال- خاص تـُعد المملكة العربية السعودية من الدول الرائدة في مجال الأعمال الإنسانية، وفي تقديم يد العون ومساعدة المحتاجين في معظم دول العالم, إذ أرسى مؤسسها الملك "عبد العزيز بن عبدالرحمن آل سعود " قواعد العمل الإنساني في المملكة. وانطلاقاً من هذه المكانة، تحتل المساعدات الخارجية والدعم المادي....

EQC boss Ian Simpson new head of GNS

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:18:00 +0200newshub (en)

Earthquake Commission chief executive Ian Simpson will leave the Government's disaster insurance scheme head up the geological research unit GNS Science from next year. Simpson will leave EQC at the end of 2016, ending a six-year tenure that spanned the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes in Canterbury that....

Update: Marpak accident victims brought to Kathmandu for treatment (with photos)

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:58:00 +0200ekantipur (en)

Sep 27, 2016- The death toll in the bus accident at Marpak of Dhading district has climbed to 19, after an injured passenger succumbed to injuries during treatment at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) in Kathmandu. Eighteen people died on the spot when a passenger bus met with an....

EQC boss Ian Simpson resigns 3 hours ago

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:56:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

UPDATED 2.49PM The CEO of the Earthquake Commission is leaving at the end of the year. Ian Simpson has announced he'll be taking up a new role as CEO for GNS Science, who run GeoNet for quake records. He's been at head of the Earthquake Commission since September 2010, when the first quake shook Christchurch.

Leer más sobre [VIDEO] Nacional venció a Sol de América y ya está en cuartos de final de la Sudamericana

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:44:00 +0200hsbnoticias (es)

La triste historia de una mujer que solo termino con un final feliz luego de ver al espíritu de su mascota, que según ella volvió para perdonarla... El 26 de diciembre del año 2004, un terremoto de magnitud 9.0 sacudió el océano índico y eso provocó un gran tsunami que cobró cientos de miles de...

Senate charges government on pre-emptive measures against tremor 39 mins ago Nigeria

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:36:00 +0200ngrguardiannews (en)

The Senate has urged the governments at all levels and relevant agencies to prepare anticipatory programmes for earth tremor. Adopting the three prayers of Senator Danjuma La’ah (APC, Kaduna South) in the motion titled “Earth Tremor and the Preparedness of Nigeria to Deal with its Intending....

40 tonnes of garbage pulled off Vancouver Island beaches

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:35:00 +0200CBC (en)

A barge loaded with roughly 40 tonnes of garbage pulled from Vancouver Island beaches arrived in Delta Monday night. Now, volunteers have the Herculean task of sorting through the debris to figure out what can be recycled, what can be re-purposed and what will have to go straight into the dump.

Airbnb signs disaster relief agreement with Auckland Council

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:25:00 +0200nzherald (en)

Airbnb has signed a deal with Auckland Council to provide accommodation in the event of a natural disaster. The Memorandum of Understanding will enable Airbnb to provide free accommodation to residents impacted by disasters. Airbnb's disaster response tool will make all bookings in disaster affected....

Lenín Moreno insta a los ecuatorianos a continuar con el legado de la Revolución Ciudadana

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:52:00 +0200andes (es)

Quito, 27 sep (Andes).- El exvicepresidente de Ecuador Lenin Moreno (2007-2013) instó este martes a sus correligionarios del movimiento Alianza PAIS (AP) a continuar con el legado de la Revolución Ciudadana durante el próximo gobierno, en un acto masivo en el sur de Quito.

عكوة تتعرض لثلاث هزات أرضية خفيفة يومياً

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:42:00 +0200daralhayat (ar)

< ضربت هزة أرضية بسيطة، بقوة درجتين على مقياس ريختر لقياس الزلازل، محيط جبل عكوة البركاني الواقع في منطقة جازان جنوب السعودية أمس، بحسب ما سجلته أجهزة الرصد للمركز الوطني للزلازل والبراكين في الهيئة العامة للمساحة والجيولوجيا. وقال المتحدث الرسمي باسم الهيئة طارق أباالخيل لـ«الحياة»: «إن الهزة....

A new ‘how-to’ for tsunami-safe buildings: ‘We’re trying to save lives’

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 03:01:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

That grim outlook inspired a group of leading engineers to create the nation’s first design standards for tsunami-safe structures. If incorporated into building codes as the engineers hope, the standards would require that new, critical facilities like hospitals, police stations and schools in....

Dos nuevas series televisivas abordan la solidaridad y la esperanza de los ecuatorianos tras el terremoto

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:52:00 +0200andes (es)

Quito, 27 sep (Andes).- Dos nuevas series que tratan sobre la valentía, la solidaridad y la unión de los ecuatorianos tras el terremoto del pasado 16 de abril que afectó las provincias costeras de Manabí y Esmeraldas presentan en Ecuador el proyecto 'Educa TV' y el Instituto de Patrimonio Convenio Andrés Bello.

EQC boss quits after leading organisation through 'extraordinary' times

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:23:00 +0200nzherald (en)

Earthquake Commission chief executive Ian Simpson, who led the organisation through the aftermath of Canterbury earthquakes, has quit the role. The commission said Simpson was stepping down at the end of the year to become head of another Government agency, GNS Science. Simpson took on the role in 2010, before two major quakes struck Canterbury.

EQC boss Ian Simpson resigns 1 hour ago

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:12:00 +0200newstalkzb (en)

Ian Simpson has just announced he'll be taking up a new role as CEO for GNS Science, who run GeoNet for quake records (Newspix) The CEO of the Earthquake Commission is leaving at the end of the year. Ian Simpson has just announced he'll be taking up a new role as CEO for GNS Science, who run GeoNet for quake records.

Government set to demolish last art deco style building

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:03:00 +0200thehimalayantimes (en)

Kathmandu, September 27. The government is preparing to demolish the only remaining art deco style building located in Babarmahal. The building currently houses Postal Training Centre under the Postal Services Department. Officials at the centre said they were all set to demolish the building as it was badly damaged in the April 25 earthquake.

Minister grateful for Ian Simpson's service

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:00:00 +0200voxy (en)

The Minister Responsible for the Earthquake Commission Gerry Brownlee says outgoing chief executive Ian Simpson should be commended for his leadership during unprecedented times in the nation’s history. Ian Simpson is leaving EQC at the end of the year to take up the role of chief executive with GNS Science.

Kaduna tremor: Senate warns against possible earthquake in Nigeria

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:38:00 +0200punchng (en)

Leke Baiyewu with Agency reports. The Senate has called on the National Emergency Management Agency and other relevant government agencies to take proactive measures on the repeated earth tremors in some parts of Kaduna State. The measures, the Senate said, included educating Nigerians on what to expect and how to react when a tremor occurred.

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