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2022
This research focuses on Central Asia–a diverse region of major strategic importance, often underexplored in Western academia–namely capital cities Nur-Sultan, Bishkek, and Dushanbe.
Elsevier
Since the decision taken by UN to propose early warning for all in 2030, arose the question of how to cover multiples regions, multiples languages and multiple hydrometeorological as well as geophysical phenomenons.
Signalert Sarl
People walking in flooded water in Pakistan
Driven by the hazard characteristics and the underlying diverse socio-economic vulnerabilites and exposure, the major disasters in 2022 were complex with compounding and cascading impacts.
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
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2022
This is Côte d'Ivoire's Voluntary National Report for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
Côte d'Ivoire - government
Nature
2023
This study provides spatial and temporal observation-based analyses of the role of natural and anthropogenic factors in climate extremes, using state-of-the-art time series methods.
Scientific Reports (Nature)
Where does your water supply come from?
Conversation Media Group, the
Fire fighters in clouds of smoke during a wild fire in Greece
Over the summer of 2022, the European “fire season” made headlines, and the burned area was said to be “unprecedented” in many countries. However, an examination of historical climate and fire data provides some important context.
Conversation Media Group, the
GPS map on mobile phone.
The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is developing an enhanced emergency alerting app, which will be available to the public next year.
British Virgin Islands - government