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#typhoon #Rammasun highlights importance of accounting for all sources of typhoon losses – RMS’ Nikki Chambers ow.ly/zGj3Q
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RT @RMS: Global catastrophes cause $22bn of insured losses in first half of 2014. via @CdnUnderwriter ow.ly/zvKRB #insurance
Our trainers do an excellent job of breaking down concepts to teach builders how to make safe houses. pic.twitter.com/rxY27K2K1I
RT @OECDgov: Graph showing disaster exposure across OECD countries, 1973-2012 oe.cd/xN #risk pic.twitter.com/RcqfLVJv3f
Earthquakes disproportionately affect poor people in developing countries w/ no safety net, savings, insurance. buildchange.org/pdfs/INNOVATIO…
"Collective effort of people searching for the truth will be fruitful": Crowdsourcing disaster information. phys.org/news/2014-07-w…
Putting humanitarian assistance in place once disasters have occurred is not enough. #DRR #resilience huffingtonpost.co.uk/frans-berkhout…
When disaster hits, what if a business profits amid the poverty? theguardian.com/global-develop… #DRR #CSR @guardian
RT @USGS: New Insight on the Nation's Earthquake Hazards - new map reflects where may occur on.doi.gov/1mRtflg pic.twitter.com/EiTduapGP6
Insurers must collaborate with public and private sectors and NGO partners to improve disaster resilience. #drr insurancebusinessonline.com.au/news/time-is-n…
RT @wbsustaindev: How record rainfall & flooding in 2012 led to a model for post-disaster response in #Nigeria: wrld.bg/zsHJV #DRR
Impressive! RT @mims: "Liquid Robotics Ocean Drone Battles Super Typhoon Rammasun" is an actual thing that happened marketwired.com/press-release/…
Community building is vital in ensuring the well-being of individuals #DRR #resilience rappler.com/move-ph/issues…
We have helped 200,000 people live and learn in safer homes and schools - that's a group the size of Salt Lake City!
Concepts for quick, earthquake-resistant buildings are sometimes culturally-inappropriate and downright wacky: bodew.com/dome-home-eart…
#Philippines provinces impacted by #Rammasun contain combined 395bn USD of commercial, industrial, & residential building exposure – RMS
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Watching these masons build domes in Catalonia is hypnotic: youtube.com/watch?v=PB8TWM…
How do you build the longest suspension bridge to be safe in a quake-prone area? Like the Akashi Kaikyō Bridge: youtube.com/watch?v=ZX9bYj…
The proactive efforts that save lives and reduce damage from natural disasters should be front page news. #drr globalnation.inquirer.net/108227/un-red-…
#Philippines: Read about how drones and spreadsheets help evaluate recovery after a #disaster. Blog: bit.ly/1zVzoCm
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RT @EERI_tweets: "Did you feel that? USGS releases new #earthquake hazard map" via #LATimes at lat.ms/1nTygtI #earthquakeengineering
Build Change is attending #10NCEE, the US National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, in Anchorage. 10ncee.org
We're in the last 9 days -Please vote today to help. Two clicks, no registering required! #wings4change wingsforchangemakers.com/changemakers/e…
Test your bricks: A good brick will hold your weight when you stand on it like this. If it breaks, buy elsewhere! pic.twitter.com/gfNrUMINwW
Following Rammasun, Typhoon Matmo is expected to strengthen, threatening Taiwan, China this week: ow.ly/zpRFp
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