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Brazil

South of Brazil pounded by cyclone

In the South of Brazil, nine people were confirmed to have been killed as a result of an extratropical cyclone that reached the region on Tuesday afternoon (Jun. 30), causing gushes of wind, rain,...

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Resilience Building Handbook

Summary of the handbook From the heart of Tanzania to the mountains of Ethiopia to the borders of Bangladesh and Nepal; VSO's resilience programming is rapidly increasing. Volunteers, staff and...

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World

Humanitarian and Country Icons 2018

Following the positive reception of OCHA’s set of 250 public domain humanitarian icons in 2012, the organization is releasing an extended and completely redesigned new collection in 2018 (295 and...

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Bermuda

EMO Hurricane Florence update - Sept 6

The Ministry of National Security is issuing the following update from the Emergency Measures Organisation (EMO) regarding Hurricane Florence. The public is advised that as of this afternoon (Sept...

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Pre-alert guidance note - cyclones, hurricanes, typhoons

This document is designed to make it easier for agencies to raise Start Fund anticipatory alerts for cyclones, hurricanes and typhoons, or to submit Start Fund project proposals when an alert has...

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Manual and Guideline
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Saint Lucia

New health centre for Micoud community

THE BUILDING WILL INCLUDE RAINWATER HARVESTING SYSTEMS SO THAT THE FACILITY REMAINS OPERATIONAL EVEN AFTER A DISASTER. Ministry of Health officials have announced that a state-of-the-art wellness...

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