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Melbourne University reserachers find risk of armed conflict higher after climate-related disasters

According to the researchers from the University of Melbourne, the risk for armed conflict is higher after a climate-related disaster

Published on 5th April 2020
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Living in a disaster-prone area? Here's how to be prepared

Living in a disaster-prone area is even worse because the risks of natural disasters happening are twice bigger. And, you need to be ready at all times

Published on 24th February 2020
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This IIT Madras prof's AI tech can convert brain signals of the speech-impaired into English

We can now interpret what plants and nature are trying to communicate to us. This will help in predicting monsoons, earthquake, floods, tsunamis and other natural disaster using AI, prof said

Published on 5th February 2020
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IIT Madras students develop drone-based tech to spot survivors during disasters and fetch rescue ASAP

IIT M students have used data from previous disasters to programme a system that uses a set of drones to find people who may be trapped and send their locations to rescue forces in real-time

Published on 9th October 2019
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How engineering students from IEEE saved lives by setting up Keralarescue.in

The student volunteers of IEEE Kerala speak about their portal which has helped people through two consecutive disasters — and what their motivation to keep things open source is

Published on 20th August 2019
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Kerala Floods: Here's how Grama Sabhas can help in avoiding disasters

Ecologist Madhav Gadgil who chaired Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP), which came up with a report that says that the Kerala disasters are also manmade

Published on 16th August 2019
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Pinarayi Vijayan gives 13.92 Crore to educate kids of Ockhi hit, fishermen ask why the delay 

The money will fund the education and skill development of students who've lost a parent in the disaster. The CM wrote about this allocation on his Facebook page

Published on 8th November 2018
Kerala State Literacy Mission research study

Nearly 70% of people in Kerala unaware of emergency kits, disaster preparedness

The survey coducted by Kerala State Literacy Mission was aimed at assessing the public's scientific knowledge on climate change, disaster management and environment-friendly lifestyle

Published on 14th October 2018
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Kerala literacy mission's survey at flood-affected places to begin on Tuesday

The literacy mission has decided to conduct the survey in order to generate awareness on climate change, natural disaster, waste treatment among the students

Published on 1st October 2018
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Only God has the right to take life away, Principal District Sessions Judge in Mangalore tells students

Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kumara reiterating that life is precious and God-given, told students that a life without values would end in disaster like suicide

Published on 28th September 2018
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Varanasi flyover tragedy:  Samples of collapsed beam sent to IIT Roorkee for further analyses

The disaster on Tuesday evening killed 15 persons, injured half a dozen and flattened many two and four-wheeler vehicles

Published on 17th May 2018
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Garud commandos, advanced helicopter work to save students stuck in raging Tamil Nadu fire

According to an official, this is not the right time to go trekking in the Theni forest-division since the area is prone to fires during this season

Published on 12th March 2018
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Why Annie George is the BEDROC that Nagapattinam's women stand upon

Annie George is the founder of BEDROC, an organisation that helps build disaster-resilient, sustainable coastal communities in the regions most affected by the tsunami of 2004

Published on 6th March 2018
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The skills the world will need in case of an emergency

In addition to managing the effects of a disaster, disaster management aims to raise awareness and preparedness of such occurrences — especially those caused by climate change

Published on 7th February 2018

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