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Workshop in collaboration with UNEP and WHO to be offered by Digital University Kerala

The workshop is aimed at addressing the lack of understanding that hinders the broad application of digital technologies in combating disasters

Published on 10th May 2022
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Will burn your books if you don't pay up: Delhi landlords threaten students to pay rent for Lockdown period

The central government has also issued an order under the Disaster Management Act that has asked landlords to stop demanding rent 

Published on 18th April 2020
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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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Varanasi students develop glacier flood sensor alarm which can alert people during any natural disaster

Three students of Ashoka Institute of Technology and Management have developed a glacier flood alarm sensor which will alert the people before any natural disaster

Published on 25th February 2021
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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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This organisation has been helping school children be prepared for disasters. Check out how they've been doing this 

The Foundation for Development Action has been working for decades to make the children of Kerala safer from natural and man-made disasters. We find out out more about 

Published on 20th January 2021
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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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This disaster-response network's young volunteers help people register on CoWIN and get the vax shot across 13 states

Set up in 1994, the Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society has been working with communities to respond to major disasters

Published on 12th May 2021
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These IIT Madras researchers are working to 'wave' potable water from the ocean in disaster-hit coastal regions

The objective was to design a wave energy-based desalination system to provide post-disaster drinking water supply to coastal areas

Published on 7th October 2020
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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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Spitting in public now an offence under the Disaster Management Act: MHA

The directives shall be implemented by district magistrates through fines and penal action given under the Disaster Management Act, 2005

Published on 15th April 2020
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Schools in Delhi reopen amid strict COVID-19 safety guidelines 

There are about seven lakh students in government schools from Classes IX to XII, but owing to Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) guidelines, 50 per cent students per classroom are allowed

Published on 1st September 2021
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Satellite set for Mar 28 launch will help India keep an eye on borders near real-time 

The satellite that will provide it near real-time images of its borders and also enable quick monitoring of natural disasters

Published on 8th March 2021
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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
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Over 5 million people internally displaced in India in 2019, says UN report

The report said that natural disasters resulted in more new displacements than conflict and violence. Almost 10 million new displacements in 2019 were recorded in East Asia and the Pacific

Published on 5th May 2020

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