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Catastrophes liées au changement climatique : 10. 373 morts en 2018

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 03:01:00 +0100maliweb (fr)

À Genève, jeudi 24 janvier 2019, les Nations-Unies ont annoncé qu’en 2018 les catastrophes naturelles ont atteint 61,7 millions de personnes et causéla mort de 10.733 personnes. Parmi tous ces désastres, ce sont les tremblements de terre, les tsunamis et les éruptions volcaniques qui ont été les....

Catastrophes liées au changement climatique : 10. 373 morts en 2018

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:48:00 +0100mali-web (fr)

Le phénomène du changement climatique ronge le monde doucement, mais sûrement. Le bilan des catastrophes d’origine du réchauffement climatique est évalué par les Nations-Unies à 10. 373 morts. Entre 2000 et 2017, on enregistrait 77. 144 décès dus à ce phénomène.

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Eastern Samar

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 09:42:00 +0100philstar (en)

MANILA, Philippines A magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolted Eastern Samar on Sunday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology reported. According to Phivolcs, a tremor that was tectonic in origin happened at 2:24 p.m. in Hernani, Eastern Samar. No damage was reported but aftershocks are expected.

Soixante millions de personnes ont été affectées par les catastrophes naturelles en 2018

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 13:18:00 +0100LeMonde (fr)

A proximité d’un vaste incendie à Malibu, en Californie, le 9 novembre 2018. ERIC THAYER / REUTERS. Le bilan des catastrophes naturelles, bien qu’en légère diminution, reste lourd. Selon le Bureau des Nations unies pour la réduction des risques de catastrophes (UNISDR) et le Centre de recherche sur....

Les catastrophes naturelles ont fait plus de 10 000 morts en 2018

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:54:00 +0100africanmanager (fr)

Les catastrophes naturelles ont affecté 61,7 millions de personnes et fait 10.733 décès dans le monde en 2018, a annoncé l’ONU jeudi à Genève. Les tremblements de terre, les tsunamis et les éruptions volcaniques ont été les plus meurtriers parmi les désastres en 2018, avec 289 incidents répertoriés.

Earthquake: Malaysians advised to postpone travel to Calayan, Philippines

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:13:00 +0100bernama (en)

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 25 (Bernama) -- Malaysians are advised to postpone their trips to Calayan in Cagayan, Philippines , following the earthquake which hit the region yesterday. Wisma Putra in a statement today said that no Malaysians were reported to have been injured or directly affected by the 5.5-magnitude quake.

Coastal Job: Maritime Archaeologist

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:37:00 +0100hakaimagazine (en)

Scott Williams, an archaeologist with the Washington State Department of Transportation, has an intriguing side hustle: searching for a shipwreck from the late 17th century as director of the Oregon Maritime Archaeological Society’s Beeswax Wreck Project. Everybody loves shipwrecks.

Eastern Visayas engineers brace for strong quakes

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:11:00 +0100pna (en)

TACLOBAN CITY -- The Association of Structural Engineers of the Philippines (ASEP) has been raising the capability of civil engineers to compose the post-earthquake response team and assess damaged buildings. Training of civil engineers is badly needed since the country is highly vulnerable to....

Désastres: 61,7 millions de personnes touchées

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 05:35:00 +0100arcinfo (fr)

désastres naturels en 2018 Les séismes, les tsunamis et les éruptions volcaniques ont été les plus meurtriers parmi les désastres en 2018. Ils ont aussi affecté le quotidien de 3,4 millions de personnes. Mais ce sont les inondations qui ont touché le plus de monde.

Nearly 61.7 mn affected due to extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 05:08:00 +0100business-standard (en)

and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for (UNISDR) said on Thursday. There were 281 extreme weather events recorded by the Center for Research....

61 million people affected by extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 03:39:00 +0100ecns (en)

GENEVA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) said Thursday.

61 million people affected by extreme weather events in 2018: UN report

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 23:17:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

GENEVA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Earthquakes and tsunamis accounted for most of the 10,373 lives lost in disasters last year, while extreme weather events accounted for most of 61.7 million people affected by natural hazards, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) said Thursday.

World: Plus de 10.000 décès et 61 millions de personnes touchées par des catastrophes naturelles en 2018 (ONU)

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 21:16:00 +0100reliefWeb (fr)

Les catastrophes naturelles ont affecté 61,7 millions de personnes et fait 10.733 décès dans le monde en 2018, a annoncé l’ONU jeudi à Genève. Les tremblements de terre, les tsunamis et les éruptions volcaniques ont été les plus meurtriers parmi les désastres en 2018, avec 289 incidents répertoriés.

Earthquakes today MAPPED: Tens of earthquakes RUMBLING around the world Earthquakes today MAPPED: Tens of earthquakes RUMBLING around the world MORE than 32 earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 or above have been recorded by the United...

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 20:57:00 +0100express (en)

Most of the earthquakes were recorded along the Ring of Fire, a basin of the Pacific Ocean where many earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur. The ring stretches along a 25,000 miles arc from the boundary of the Pacific Plate, to smaller plates such as the Philippine Sea plate, to the Cocos and Nazca Plates that line the edge of the Pacific Ocean.

Wayne Hay

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 19:41:00 +0100aljazeera-en (en)

. "Wayne Hay has been covering the Asia/Pacific region since 2001, first with Television New Zealand before joining Al Jazeera English in 2006. In his role at Al Jazeera, he has travelled the region extensively, reporting on everything from elections and natural disasters to surfing in Bali.

Plus de 10.000 décès et 61 millions de personnes touchées par des catastrophes naturelles en 2018 (ONU)

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 17:13:00 +0100news-un-fr (fr)

Le rapport conjoint du Bureau des Nations Unies pour la réduction des risques de catastrophes et du Centre de recherche sur l’épidémiologie des catastrophes (CREC) de l’Université de Louvain (Belgique) montre que ces catastrophes naturelles ont aussi affecté le quotidien de 3,4 millions de personnes.

5.5-magnitude earthquake hits Northern Philippines

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 15:30:00 +0100premiumtimesng (en)

A 5.5-magnitude earthquake rattled Cagayan Province in Northern Philippines on Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. The institute said the quake, which struck at 4:34 p.m. local time hit at a depth of 24 km, 27 km northwest of Calayan town in Cagayan province on the Philippine main Luzon Island.

5.5-magnitude earthquake rattles northern Philippines

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:59:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

MANILA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- A 5.5-magnitude earthquake rattled Cagayan province in northern Philippines on Thursday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. The institute said the quake, which struck at 4:34 p.m. local time hit at a depth of 24 km, 27 km northwest of....

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