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01 Dec 2015 description
report Alhasan Systems
  • Pakistan adopting environment-friendly policies to overcome climate degradation: PM
  • Minister to raise Pakistan case at climate conference
  • What Pakistan needs to do to improve its disaster management
  • This air we breathe
  • Climate change causing surge in migration: experts
  • Earthquake: heirs of 223 dead, 472 injured of KP compensated: NDMA
  • Environment: SC dissatisfied with efforts of provinces
  • Agencies warn of Da’ishinspired attacks in Punjab
  • Nawaz offers France antiterror expertise
01 Dec 2015 description

Rs. 8.78 BILLION PAID FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF DAMAGED HOUSES

Islamabad the 1st December, 2015

30 Nov 2015 description

KEY UPDATES:

  • Joint assessment of health facilities affected by the 7.6 magni-tude earthquake that struck in late October has been completed - health facilities in Nangarhar, Kunar and Laghman provinces need renovation

  • WHO assessed post-conflict health care services in Kunduz, with a particular focus on trauma care

  • Sporadic measles and Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) outbreaks have been reported

27 Nov 2015 description

Summary

On 26 October 2015 at 14:09h local time, an earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck North West Pakistan. The epicenter of the quake was in neighbouring Afghanistan in a remote part of the Hindukush mountain range at a depth of 212.5 km. The tremor was felt in Afghanistan, Pakistan and parts of northern India. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province (KP) and Bajaur Agency in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) were listed as the worst affected areas and they remain the focus of relief efforts. Aftershocks of varying intensity were felt in subsequent days.

25 Nov 2015 description
report Frontier Post

By Zabihullah Moosakhail - Wed Nov 25 2015, 2:01 pm

Roof of a house that was slightly damaged by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake in eastern Kunar province has collapsed leaving three people killed.

Afghan Red Crescent Society says the incident took place in in Surkano District which also left eight others members of the same family wounded. The victims include women and children.

The earthquake struck Afghanistan in October resulting the deaths and injuries of hundreds of people which also left more than 7,000 houses completely or slightly damaged.

25 Nov 2015 description
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25 Nov 2015 description

I am directed to refer to the subject noted above and to say that in the wake of earthquake on 26.10.2015, FDMA has taken following actions for the affectees.

IMMEDIATE RESPONSE

Establishment of control room in FDMA immediately to operate round the clock with the following telephone numbers: - 091-9216336 - 091-9216864

Political Administrations imposed and declared emergency in all the hospitals with in their jurisdiction and all injured were shifted to hospitals and free meals and medicine were provided.

25 Nov 2015 description

Peshawar (): Provincial Government has started compensation process to affected households amongst the earthquake affectees after conducting comprehensive damages verification survey in the affected Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Provincial Disaster Management Authority, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has received damages reports for 92,072 fully/partially damaged houses from affected districts in the province. However, 52,374 households have been provided with compensation cheques till date.

24 Nov 2015 description

Somalia: Flooding has affected 132,000 people and displaced an estimated 60,000 as low-lying areas of Mogadishu have now been inundated, as well as areas of Middle Shabelle and Lower Juba. Main supply roads are impassable and some airstrips unusable The middle and lower reaches of the Shabelle River remain at high risk of flooding.

24 Nov 2015 description

Highlights

• Approximately 88% of assessments (of the estimated 1,632 affected villages) are complete. IOM assessment of the data collected will facilitate gap analysis.

• Verified reports indicate: 117 fatalities; 544 people injured; 12,794 homes damaged and 7,384 houses destroyed.

• Assessments indicate 136,967 people are in need of humanitarian assistance, of which 131,345 people have received some form of assistance so far.

24 Nov 2015 description

Submitted by Concern Worldwide US on Wed, 11/18/2015 - 4:24pm

The world has moved on, but on the ground in northern Afghanistan, we still sharply feel the impact of the October 26 earthquake, especially as the cold sinks in and families huddle together in tent shelters.

24 Nov 2015 description
report Alhasan Systems

Highlights:

Quake victims hold protests, demand relief cheques

Nawaz announces Rs 50b projects for KP; vows to rehabilitate quake victims

Shah Latif University holds seminar on Sindh water issues

Global warming: What if we do nothing?

Disaster after disaster

Nature festival: Children step up to protect the environment

Return of TDPs to be completed by mid of next year: Mehtab

War against terror will be taken to logical end: Army chief

Zero tolerance for Daesh in Pakistan: DG ISPR

24 Nov 2015 description

Western Balkans - Refugee crisis
• Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia have applied restrictions to the number of nationalities eligible to enter their territory.
• Figures confirm a sharp decrease in the number of transit (from 7000-8000 to 4000-5000 average daily).

Afghanistan - Earthquake
• 22 November - Earthquake magnitude 5.9 M occurred in Badakhshan province.