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146th Foundation Day of India Meteorological Department (IMD) on 15 Januray, 2021

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 14:04:00 +0100mausam (en)

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Mausam Bhawan, Lodi Road, New Delhi - 110 003 Phones: 011-24631913, 011-47100160; Fax No.

Early warning system helps farmers survive floods and droughts

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 12:25:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

English News and Press Release on Somalia about Agriculture, Food and Nutrition, Drought, Flash Flood and more; published on 08 Dec 2020 by UNDP

State/Federal Help Still Available for Oregon Wildfire Survivors

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 16:01:00 +0100mycentraloregon (en)

SALEM, Ore. – Resources are still available to assist the survivors of 2020’s devastating wildfires. The Oregon Office of Emergency Management and FEMA continue to work together on assistance with housing, property damage, flood insurance, free counseling, pro-bono legal aid and case management. State, Local and Community Resources.

Climate change: Problems and remedial thoughts

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 13:15:00 +0100theindependentbd (en)

With a population of over 140 million, our beloved motherland is Bangladesh. Economically we are very backward. The key challenges to our development are achieving food security, ensuring education and medical care for all citizens of the country, and achieving overall economic growth through....

IPCC report on climate impacts: "It's time to get serious"

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 05:15:00 +0100EC (en)

The United Nations scientific panel on climate change today presented its latest report on the impacts of climate change, society's vulnerability to them, and the capacity and limits to adapt to the changing climate. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report finds clear evidence that....

Record broken for number of billion-dollar US weather and climate disasters in 2020

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 20:11:00 +0100thehill (en)

U.S. weather and climate disasters hit an all-time high in 2020 with 22 separate catastrophes that cost over $1 billion each. The previous record for most billion-dollar weather and climate disasters was 16, which occurred in 2011 and 2017, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announcement on Friday.

Global natural disasters cost 210 bln USD in 2020: German reinsurance firm

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 22:42:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

BERLIN, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Global losses from natural disasters increased to around 210 billion U.S. dollars last year, up from 166 billion U.S. dollars in 2019, the German reinsurance group Munich Re said on Thursday. The United States was hit particularly hard. Hurricanes, severe thunderstorms and wildfires caused 95 billion U.

Mozambique: One cyclone death reported in Manica

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 08:43:00 +0100clubofmozambique (en)

One person died, and 68 families lost their homes when cyclone Chalane swept across the central Mozamnbican province of Manica on Wednesday. The death occurred in the 16th June neighbourhood of the provincial capital, Chimoio, where a man was electrocuted because of the electricity cables that the storm had brought down.

Was this morning's Monterey quake caused by manmade activity?

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 20:02:00 +0100volcanodiscovery (en)

Monterey's earthquake earlier today at a very noticeable magnitude of 4.3 sent shockwaves through the region's inhabitants, literally. The uncharacteristically very shallow quake of barely 4 miles below the surface caused a flurry of comments to flood our VolcanoDiscovery monitoring service.

Houston Newsmakers: Responding to Hurricane Laura

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 18:52:00 +0100click2houston (en)

When tragedy happens in Texas, all Texans want to pitch in and help. The United Way and the American Red Cross are the principal agencies kicking into gear to help with the initial response and to help build communities back to normal. On this week’s Houston Newsmakers John Rollins, the Director of....

Bangladesh govt ‘dismayed’ by Bhasan Char ‘misinformation’

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 10:55:00 +0100indiatoday (en)

The Bangladesh government has called on the international community, including the United Nations, to take steps to repatriate Rohingyas to Myanmar without opposing the relocation process to Bhasan Char. The government has also said that the Rohingyas, who were relocated to Bhasan Char, decided to....

Rohingya relocation to Bhashan Char not forceful, Dhaka says Bangladesh has said 30-year-old island Bhashan Char is completely safe and suitable for human habitation...

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 13:28:00 +0100thefinancialexpress (en)

Bangladesh has said 30-year-old island Bhashan Char is completely safe and suitable for human habitation with all the amenities and there has been no forceful relocation. "There is no question of the use of force, intimidation or the use of money to influence the decision of the participants," said....

Dhaka: Relocation of Rohingyas to Bhashan Char not forceful

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 13:11:00 +0100dhakatribune (en)

Bangladesh has said 30-year-old island Bhashan Char is completely safe and suitable for human habitation with all the amenities and there has been no forceful relocation. "There is no question of the use of force, intimidation or the use of money to influence the decision of the participants," said....

Relocation of Rohingyas to Bhashan Char not forceful: Bangladesh

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 12:21:00 +0100theindependentbd (en)

Bangladesh has said 30-year-old island Bhashan Char is completely safe and suitable for human habitation with all the amenities and there has been no forceful relocation. "There is no question of the use of force, intimidation or the use of money to influence the decision of the participants,"…

Higher Property Values – Not Climate Change – Behind Rising Disaster Costs

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 15:41:00 +0100climatechangedispatch (en)

A new article falsely links the high costs of natural disasters to climate change. Here's why.

Flash floods

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 04:28:00 +0100palestinewater (en)

Flash flood. A flash flood is a rapid of low-lying areas: washes, and . It may be caused by heavy associated with a , or meltwater from ice or snow flowing over ice sheets or snowfields. Flash floods may occur after the collapse of a natural or debris dam , or a human structure such as a man-made , as occurred before the Johnstown Flood of 1889.

“Glocal” approach is needed to mitigate flood damage

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 17:52:00 +0100earth (en)

An international team of researchers is calling for a new approach to help mitigate the destructive effects of floods, which are increasingly affecting communities worldwide. The report, sponsored by the Institute of Atmospheric Physics , says that large-scale global forecasting and on-the-ground....

Mozambique: Cyclone over Madagascar, heading towards Beira - AIM ...

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 08:05:00 +0100clubofmozambique (en)

Tropical cyclone Chalane hit the east coast of Madagascar on Saturday, and is now forecast to follow a course that will take it across the Mozambique Channel in the direction of Beira. is now an overland depression & will continue to batter #Madagascar until pushing into the Mozambique Channel on Monday.

2020 Weather Disasters Boosted By Climate Change

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 05:04:00 +0100theaseanpost (en)

A man rows a boat along a flooded street caused by heavy rain in Bandung on 25 December, 2020. (AFP Photo) The 10 costliest weather disasters worldwide this year saw insured damages worth US$150 billion, topping the figure for 2019 and reflecting a long-term impact of global warming, according to a report Monday.

Bangladesh: Stakeholders call for more transboundary cooperation to address disaster risk in the Koshi River basin

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 04:22:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Countries: Bangladesh, India, Nepal Source: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development Earlier this year, the South Asian floods of 2020 were declared a humanitarian crisis when millions across the subcontinent were impacted. Already reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic, some 9.

DTM Regional Overview — Countries Impacted by Hurricanes Eta and Iota in Latin America and the Caribbean | December 2020

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 16:27:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

English Infographic on Belize and 9 other countries about Shelter and Non-Food Items, Flood, Land Slide and more; published on 22 Dec 2020 by IOM

When Water Rights Evaporate

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:54:00 +0100jdsupra (en)

In August 2020, we outlined four notable interstate water rights cases before the U.S. Supreme Court that are likely to change how states use and treat water as a resource. One of those cases, Texas v. New Mexico , addresses how states may allocate their respective water rights under an interstate....

Del estado americanizado al científico anemiado

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 01:26:00 +0100diarioSur (es)

Estado de Luisiana (20-12-1803) Veinte de diciembre de 1803. Francia le entrega a los Estados Unidos de América el territorio del Luisiana a cambio de quince millones de dólares. Antes de que el, por aquellas fechas, Primer Cónsul, un tal Napoleón Bonaparte en su etapa pre-imperial, le vendiera a....

When Water Rights Evaporate

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 00:53:00 +0100natlawreview (en)

U.S. SUPREME COURT ISSUES DECISION IN TEXAS V. NEW MEXICO. In August 2020, we outlined four notable interstate water rights cases before the U.S. Supreme Court that are likely to change how states use and treat water as a resource. One of those cases, Texas v.

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