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European Forum targets disaster risk

By Jonathan Fowler ISTANBUL, Turkey, 24 March 2017 – Hundreds of delegates are heading to Istanbul for Europe’s top disaster risk reduction forum, two months before a global conference takes aim at...

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Turkey leads on earthquake safety

By Denis McClean GENEVA, January 8, 2015 - Turkey was yesterday praised as an emerging leader in disaster risk reduction as it marked the 5th anniversary of the creation of AFAD, the national...

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South Asia Earthquake 2005: Learning from previous earthquakes

by Tony Beck This briefing paper provides a synthesis of key lessons learned from relief responses to past earthquakes. The main intended audiences are operational decision-makers and relief...

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Evaluation and Lessons Learned
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Giving clean water back to Turkey's quake-hit communities

by Arzu Ozsoy in Ankara "Everyone forgot about us, but the Red Cross" says Nevzat Gocer, Kocaeli Province Planning/Coordination Manager, talking about the Avluburun Water Treatment Project (WTP). In...

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Turkey appeal No. 01.57/2001 programme update No. 6

This Programme Update is intended for reporting on Annual Appeals.Appeal Target: CHF 21,559,000 Period covered: 1 November - 31 December; last Programme Update (no. 5) issued 21 December 2001 "At a...

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Turkey appeal No. 01.57/2001 programme update No. 5

This Programme Update is intended for reporting on Annual Appeals.Appeal Target: CHF 21,559,000 Period covered: 1 September - 31 October 2001; last Programme Update (Situation Report No.4) issued 19...

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Appeal
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Turkey: Inaugural ceremony celebrates Orta relief project

Silver Spring, Maryland -The Orta Relief Project, undertaken by the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) following an earthquake in June 2000, has been completed. Approximately 7,300 people...

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