Disaster Management in Bangladesh: A Comprehensive Review by Gauhar Naeem Wahra Prothoma Prokashan

Many of us used to think that disaster meant cyclones, tidal surges and floods only in Bangladesh. But for common readers, this book has expressed the meaning of disaster from different angles and types. General readers can know through this book the different types and components of natural and man-made disasters which are not much […]

Oxfam report: Revealing the gender dimension of disaster loss and damage in Asia

Minister of State for Disaster Management Inamur Rehman said, “After the floods and cyclones, we provide assistance keeping in mind and giving importance to the needs of women. However, as disasters are increasing, we need more money from the Climate Damage Fund. Support will be required. The international community should come forward for this. During […]

At least eight people died in flash floods in Mexico

“So far eight people are reported dead and search efforts are ongoing to locate two more,” the Jalisco Civil Protection Service said in a statement Monday evening. Deforestation and fires earlier this year significantly damaged the forested area and may have contributed to the flash floods, local civil protection official Juan Ignacio Arroyo Verastegui told […]