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Over the past decade, the practice of disaster risk management (DRM) has evolved and matured.

Caren Grown, Cristina Otano |

Transport and disaster recovery In the Paradise, California fires of November 2018, a range of factors coalesced leaving 86 people dead and over 13, 900 homes destroyed. Fueling the fires were…

Melody Benavidez, Akiko Toya |

To a United States citizen, the Internal Revenue Services (IRS) might seem like the La Llorona -the Spanish-speaker’s response to the Boogeyman -of public administration. They come after those of…

Jonathan Karver, Marco Hernandez |

Energy commodity prices increased nearly 5 percent in February, led by oil (+8 percent), the World Bank’s Pink Sheet reported. Non-energy prices gained 2 percent, in response to large price…

John Baffes, Maria Hazel Macadangdang |

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater…

Victoria Kwakwa |

Heavy rain and severe flooding brought the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka, to its knees. In China’s Yangtze River Basin, rivers spilled their banks, inundating towns and villages.

Brenden Jongman, Suzanne Ozment |

The lack of clean water and sanitation has been a major problem in Haiti for years. In Haiti, lack of access to quality water and sanitation has hit the population severely, with the poorest…

Carl Christian Jacobsen |

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随着数字连通程度日益提升,社交媒体蓬勃发展。菲律宾、巴西、墨西哥、阿根廷以及阿联酋等国的互联网用户每天在社交媒体上所花的时间超过了3小时。 诸如YouTube和WhatsApp等全球社交媒体平台,以及南非的即时短信应用平台Mxit和俄罗斯版脸谱网(Facebook)Odnoklassniki等国内平台,已经引起了人们的关注。…

Rong Chen |

16 Janvier 2019 - Beni, République Démocratique du Congo. Vincent Tremeau / World Bank 2019 Depuis plusieurs années, Ebola frappe de manière disproportionnée notre continent, et plus…

Michel Muvudi |