Disasters and epidemics

Disasters and epidemics

Disasters and epidemics
... Oakland firestorms due to low humidity and high winds cause approximately $3.5 (3.9*) billion damage/costs and 25 deaths Hurricane Andrew, category hurricane, hits Florida, leaving thousands ... Gustav makes landfall on Louisiana as a Category and kills in the U.S., after making landfall on western Cuba as a Category and killing 66 in Haiti, in the Dominican Republic, and 11 in Jamaica ... Hurricane Hanna causes deaths and $160 million in damages within the U.S., and 529 in Haiti—mostly due to floods and mudslides Hurricane Ike makes landfall on Texas as a Category and kills 27 in the U.S.,...
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Báo cáo y học: " Occurrence and overlap of natural disasters, complex emergencies and epidemics during the past decade (1995–2004)" ppsx

Báo cáo y học:
... 0% Natural Disasters Complex Emergencies Epidemics Type of Event Figure Occurrences of natural disasters, complex emergencies and epidemics during the last decade (1995–2004)* Occurrences of natural ... gencies, and 1,374 recorded epidemics The median duration of the largest 30 natural disasters (table 2) during the past decade was day (0.003 years) with a range of to 2,555 days (0.003 to years) The ... mortality for natural disasters, complex emergencies and epidemics during the last decade (1995–2004) with concurrent events Natural Disasters Complex Emergencies Epidemics [Date/Country/Type/Mortality]...
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After the Storm Natural Disasters and Development in Vietnam

After the Storm Natural Disasters and Development in Vietnam
... the thesis with three main actors in mind; the people, the NGOs, and the state, each having their role in managing natural disasters and related development issues The thesis will be divided into ... leader and idol who fought the French during the First Indochina War and the American and South Vietnam forces during the Vietnam War B n Tre province has had few run-ins with natural disaster The ... God, being a punishment for people having committed sins like gluttony and pride The survivors on the other hand, started re-imagining the disaster, thereby rationalising the events through their...
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Tài liệu DFID report Social Vulnerability, Sustainable Livelihoods and Disasters docx

Tài liệu DFID report Social Vulnerability, Sustainable Livelihoods and Disasters docx
... methods and documents 41 51 Social Vulnerability, Sustainable Livelihoods and Disasters Linking the Sustainable Livelihoods approach with reducing disaster vulnerability The adoption by DFID of ... work in line with DFID s other main objectives and tie it in with the sustainable livelihoods approach From the other side of DFID s work, the promotion of sustainable livelihoods and poverty reduction ... support ( social protection’) by institutions of government or civil society Livelihoods and social protection are also influenced by social and political networks (including social and political...
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Gender and Health in Disasters docx

Gender and Health in Disasters docx
... training in all organizations and agencies involved in disaster-relief The initiative for gender mainstreaming the Coordinated Appeals Process (CAP), a tool for United Nations coordination and ... and communities in a disaster situation and during the relief and recovery phase; and – how gender roles and gender relations in uence coping mechanisms Research is needed both at the local and ... a minimum, this would involve taking into account: " " " " " " " Community-based disaster-preparedness projects and disaster training and education programmes should include women and men, and...
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The Causes and Behavioral Consequences of Disasters pot

The Causes and Behavioral Consequences of Disasters pot
... The Causes and Behavioral Consequences of Disasters The Causes and Behavioral Consequences of Disasters Experience 1950–2005 Sasha Rudenstine Department of Epidemiology Mailman School of Public ... USAID and the Of ce of Federal Disaster Assistance The team evaluated the extent of the damage and assessed the needs of the victims [8] In addition to the government rescue efforts and the donations ... Part II Causes of Disasters The Missing Role of Context: A Conceptual Model Understanding the Causes and Consequences of Disasters References 19 19 22 The Continuum of Vulnerabilities...
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Environmental Disasters, Natural Recovery and Human Responses pptx

Environmental Disasters, Natural Recovery and Human Responses pptx
... Environmental Disasters, Natural Recovery and Human Responses Natural disasters destroy more property and kill more people with each passing year Volcanic ... landslides, cliffs, hurricanes, reservoir drawdown zones, abandoned roads and mine tailings Environmental Disasters, Natural Recovery and Human Responses roger del moral University of Washington, Seattle ... nature and human actions as humanity expands The geographic and cultural landscapes of this planet have changed dramatically, altering the interactions among humans and disturbances As the human...
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Disasters: Impact on Mental Health in an Elderly Population and Practical Suggestions for Preparation, Response, and Recovery pptx

Disasters: Impact on Mental Health in an Elderly Population and Practical Suggestions for Preparation, Response, and Recovery pptx
... Disasters and Emergencies http://www.hhs.gov/emergency Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Pandemic and Avian Flu www.pandemicflu.gov/ Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist http://www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/LongTermCareChecklist.html ... Services Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist http://www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/healthcare.html Administration on Aging: Disaster Preparedness and Assistance for Pandemic Flu http://www.aoa.gov/press/preparedness/preparedness.asp ... and to foster short and long-term adaptive functioning Developed by the National Center for PTSD and the National Child Traumatic Stress Network and used by American Red Cross and the Medical Reserve...
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A Supplementary Textbook in Geography for Class X on Natural Hazards and Disasters potx

A Supplementary Textbook in Geography for Class X on Natural Hazards and Disasters potx
... Safer India – Part I” focuses on various natural and manmade hazards and its preparedness measures Taking it forward the Standard IX textbook “Together Towards a Safer India – Part II” explains ... hazard, vulnerability and capacity with suitable examples to have a basic understanding of disaster management Natural hazards are hazards which are caused because of natural phenomena (hazards ... Aceh, Indonesia; Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India; Sri Lanka; Thailand; Malaysia; Kenya; Tanzania 26 December 2004 Impact Sufficient data not available Sufficient...
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The Impact of Natural Disasters on Child Health and Investments in Rural India docx

The Impact of Natural Disasters on Child Health and Investments in Rural India docx
... effects of natural disasters on child health and investments by linking three waves of household survey data from India to information on all natural disasters that children were exposed to in the ... marginal returns to health investments For example, the benefits of immunizing children may be less in the event of a famine if the risk of dying from hunger is high The impacts of natural disasters ... be the 11 months leading up to the interview date, including the month of the interview Although we show the 11-month exposure period in the main results, we also test the sensitivity of the...
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báo cáo hóa học:" Tuberculosis and HIVNeeded: A New Paradigm for the Control and Management of Linked Epidemics" pot

báo cáo hóa học:
... current paradigm and a proposed alternative paradigm The current common paradigm is characterized by separate and distinct programs with little coordination or overlap The alternate paradigm emphasizes ... integration of TB and HIV care and treatment are highly encouraging while at the same time their examples highlight the technical, programmatic, staffing and scale-up challenges that remain and ... new paradigms to address the co-epidemics Through innovative operational research, collaborative training, and integrated treatment efforts, these may improve the management and outcome of both...
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Giáo án Anh văn lớp 9 - Unit 9 Natural disasters - Period : 56 - Lesson 1: Getting started Listen and Read pot

Giáo án Anh văn lớp 9 - Unit 9 Natural disasters - Period : 56 - Lesson 1: Getting started Listen and Read pot
... of the - listen carefully lesson and some words : - Snowstorm (n) : heavy fall of snow especially with wind Listen and repeat , - Earthquake (n) : picture then guess its - Volcano (n) : picture ... scene : “ Thuy is talking to her => in weather grandmother while they are watching a weather forecast forecast on TV Now look at the book and listen to the tape Practice : - Listen carefully - ... meanings - typhoon (n) : violent storm especially in East Asian seas - copy down - ask Ss to match the picture to the correct words and then compare their answer with a partners - Match - Call...
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Giáo án Tiếng Anh lớp 10: Unit9 : Natural disasters Lesson 1 : Getting Started, Listen and Read ppt

Giáo án Tiếng Anh lớp 10: Unit9 : Natural disasters Lesson 1 : Getting Started, Listen and Read ppt
... thunderstorm : bão có sấm sét mưa to (visual) (n) delta : Châu thổ (translation) (just) in case : phòng khi, lỡ (translation) (n) highlands : vùng núi/vùng cao (example) (to) trust : * Checking: R.O.R ... 3.Prequestions: - Set the scene : Thuy are talking to her grandmother while they are watching TV a What are Thuy and her grandma watching? b Do they trust the weather forecast? II Whilereading: Answer ... III.Postreading: Practice the dialogue in groups of three (open - closed) Language Function : Some phrases about the weather forecast from the dialogue: ……will have temperature between ………… and …………...
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