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Japan’s Private Sector Partnership members eager to play part in World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - UNISDR

Japan’s Private Sector Partnership members eager to play part in World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - UNISDR | civilprotection | Scoop.it
The ranks of UNISDR’s Private Sector Partnership (PSP) have swollen in Japan thanks to the admission of nine new companies and a business federation, the Keidanren, which represents more than 1,300 firms and 112 business associations. In addition, more than 10 companies are poised to join.
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FEMA App Adds Crowdsourcing for Disaster Relief

FEMA App Adds Crowdsourcing for Disaster Relief | civilprotection | Scoop.it
The latest update to FEMA's mobile app has a feature called Disaster Reporter that allows users to upload images from disaster zones in the US.
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Maplecroft | Maplecroft webinar series

Maplecroft | Maplecroft webinar series | civilprotection | Scoop.it
We analyse, index and map over 100 global risks to help organisations identify areas of risk to their operations, supply chains and distribution networks.
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Resilience Begins at Home : The Rockefeller Foundation

Resilience Begins at Home : The Rockefeller Foundation | civilprotection | Scoop.it
Family, neighborhood and community are vital components of responding to shocks and stresses and bouncing back The of
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3 Ways To Build Cities That Withstand Earthquakes And Superstorms

3 Ways To Build Cities That Withstand Earthquakes And Superstorms | civilprotection | Scoop.it
As a young architect in 1993, I was working on the design for a new performing arts center near Biscayne Bay in downtown Miami. Our team, led by renowned architect César Pelli, faced a complex commission riddled with challenges.
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Emergency 2.0 Wiki

Emergency 2.0 Wiki | civilprotection | Scoop.it
The Emergency 2.0 Wiki is a free global resource for using social media and new technologies in emergencies.
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Christchurch's Approach to Rebuilding After a Disaster Should Be a Model for Cities

Christchurch's Approach to Rebuilding After a Disaster Should Be a Model for Cities | civilprotection | Scoop.it
How public-private partnerships have enabled the New Zealand city to rebound from a earthquake stronger than ever.
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News on 14 Mar 2013 - Sipa - Eas - IPSC - JRC - European Commission

European Commission - JRC - IPSC - Eas - Sipa - Events
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Maplecroft | Maplecroft webinar series

Maplecroft | Maplecroft webinar series | civilprotection | Scoop.it
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The NYS 2100 Commission Report: Building Resilience in New York : The Rockefeller Foundation

The NYS 2100 Commission Report: Building Resilience in New York : The Rockefeller Foundation | civilprotection | Scoop.it
On November 15, 2012, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo convened the NYS 2100 Commission in response to the recent severe
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USFA National Fire Academy : On-Campus Courses : On-Campus Courses : Volunteer Incentive Program

USFA National Fire Academy : On-Campus Courses : On-Campus Courses : Volunteer Incentive Program | civilprotection | Scoop.it
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'Zombies' used in evacuation study

'Zombies' used in evacuation study | civilprotection | Scoop.it
University academics use simulated zombies to research crowd behaviour in building evacuations.
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