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...according to the published requirements of the job opening on the basis of the information...In relation to the requirements of the job opening, applicants must provide complete...applicant ineligible for consideration for the job opening. Initial screening and valuation...
...according to the published requirements of the job opening on the basis of the information...In relation to the requirements of the job opening, applicants must provide complete...applicant ineligible for consideration for the job opening. Initial screening and valuation...
...GEM) Closing date:15 Apr 2015 Location:Italy (Pavia) Job description The Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Foundation invites...to Claudio Boettcher, Vice Chair of the GEM Governing Board, jobs_sg@globalquakemodel.org. Additional information http...
...online: https://inspira.un.org/psc/UNCAREERS/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/UN_CUSTOMIZATIONS.UN_JOB_DETAIL.GBL?Page=UN_JOB_DETAIL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=41374
...International (CI) Closing date:06 Apr 2015 Location:Viet Nam Job description CARE is an international humanitarian aid organisation...Additional information http://www.ngocentre.org.vn/jobs/consultancy-integrated-community-based-adaptation-mekong-delta
...Closing date:20 Apr 2015 Location:Viet Nam (Vietnam) Job description Background Project ‘Avoidance of maladaptation...approved by PPC and accepted by DARD. Training (on-the-job-training) for Planning Team:a. Assessment methods (data...
...2015 Location:United States of America (This consultancy will be dome remotely with possible travel to Washington, D.C.) Job description The goal of this consultancy is to assist Red Cross and Red Crescent national societies in developing first aid and...
Socio economist - Vulnerability Assessment Source(s):Antea Group Closing date:15 Apr 2015 Location:Papua New Guinea Job description Antea Group will conduct a climate risk, vulnerability and needs assessment in Papua New Guinea. For this assignment...
...Management Source(s):Save the Children International (SCI) Closing date:17 Apr 2015 Location:Bangladesh (Bangladesh) Job description Role Save the Children is about to begin the implementation of an 18-month project with funding from the European...
...Warning System for Africa and Asia, the (RIMES) Closing date:19 Apr 2015 Location:Thailand (Pathumthani, Thailand) Job description Organisation The Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES) is an international...
From parks to jobs, disaster prevention gets a makeover Date:04 Mar 2015 Source(s...that reflects heat and cools building interiors has provided training for job seekers, Vines said. Tangible benefits U.N. and development bank officials...
...additional funding for Disaster Recovery Jobs Program Date:04 Apr 2012 Source(s...Grant (NEG) funding to create temporary jobs for workers in 29 Missouri counties affected...funds, the Missouri Disaster Recovery Jobs Program will create 1,347 additional...
'Many children dying and jobs being lost in Asian floods' says UNISDR Date:21 Oct 2011 Source(s):United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction...
Green jobs: improving the climate for gender equality...brochure provides an overview of the the Green Jobs Initiative launched by the ILO jointly with...transitions to environmentally sustainable jobs and development in a climate-challenged...
Civil defense is everyone's job Organization:Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (INDECI) Year of publication:2006 Language:Spanish Audience:Children
...climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction, particularly floods and drought related disasters, and contributing to job creation, gross domestic product (GDP) and development goals across most sectors – health, energy, agriculture, environment...
...countries face a unique set of challenges to achieve sustained and inclusive economic growth, private sector development, and job creation. Their small populations face serious obstacles to meet human resource needs and create the economies of scale essential...
...public land. In places like Iwaki City, south of the evacuation zone, the influx of displaced people seeking new homes and jobs has stirred resentment among residents, according to FUKUDEN. Even though local officials have made preparations to revitalise...
...Bangladesh has to take up multiple back-up jobs in case flooding damages one of the sources...in the most productive (and best paid) job. Disaster risk management measures can...the agendas that most matter, such as jobs, growth, security and health, we can...
...striving to save lives and prevent economic losses. "In your personal and professional capacity you are doing a very important job," he told the officials, from Africa, Asia and Europe, on the sidelines of the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction...
...International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty. We're ending the need for aid by creating jobs, unlocking the potential of girls and women and helping to save lives when humanitarian emergencies hit. Additional information...
...research carried out by the London School of Economics in 2007, Blanchard underlined. “It has also been found that the roles and jobs women and girls undertake in many developing nations often lead to higher injuries and deaths,” he added. “Women and girls...
...have seen a staggering escalation in economic losses from disasters, which act as a serious brake on sustainable development, job creation and the availability of funds for poverty reduction programmes, health and education. Absolute losses may be highest...
...children, there was little support available to high school students. This support is particularly important as the number of job openings has declined since the disaster, which can lead to an increased outflow of young people who have strong potential to...
...leaders in protecting themselves and their communities from disasters would be "futile" unless they were educated and given fair job opportunities, reversing social and cultural constraints on their actions. Former president of Finland, Tarja Halonen, said...
...communities. Every dollar spent on properly organising and managing volunteers and giving them the skills and tools to do the job creates a value of $5 in the creation of community assets and social capital.” Terry Cannon, Editor of the 2014 World Disasters...
...practices than most of the public sector. And the public sector must acknowledge that it is private enterprise that keeps people in jobs, business thriving and ultimately our towns and cities alive. The insurance industry is at the forefront of this sector, especially...
...Closing the gender gap and making smallholder farmers in developing countries sustainable is important as agriculture creates jobs throughout the farm-to-table food chain. It is also critical to fighting hunger, tackling malnutrition and boosting food...
...climate policies and plans. To build resilience, these policies need to address issues of fair land tenure, minimum wages, job security, and access to credit. Clémence Finaz is a research associate in and Janani Vivekananda is the head of the Environment...
...and invest in climate adaptation and resilience, the Rockefeller Foundation's 100 Resilient Cities project is creating a new job, the chief resilience officer, in city governments around the world. However, researcher David Dodman said the climate adaptation...
...achieve food security as they face climate change and other challenges, and can also spur their economic development by creating jobs, especially for youth, according to FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva. In a statement to a Caribbean Community...
...somehow I felt that all the hardship made me stronger, and never for a moment did I think that I should start looking for another job. Since I was young, I knew that I would always work here at this school.” After months of searching for funds to restore...
...of considering risk in their day-to-day operations. “Each session will be tailored according to the specific needs and jobs of the different divisions we are training,” Mr Pitakia said. The Ministry’s staff will be the first to benefit from...
...easily accessible and understandable way. I realized that my job was to be a sort of translator; to show how, behind the...will be heavy on risk governance—as it should be. Our job now is to learn how to effectively and creatively communicate...
...change the training they need for a successful transition on the job market. The diploma program will provide you with the skills...change the training they need for a successful transition on the job market. Application Procedure:To Enroll: It is quite simple...
...here for centuries." Andrew Gilham, flood and coastal risk manager at the Environment Agency, said the agency did a better job winning over local farmers in a £28 million managed realignment at Medmerry on England's south coast. There, about 450...
...successfully implement smart growth and sustainable approaches that protect the environment, improve public health, create jobs, expand economic opportunity, prepare for the effects of climate change, and improve overall quality of life. EPA will conduct...
...Typhoon Hagupit. The trainees joked with us that we had set up a very elaborate simulation exercise for them, and had done a good job of providing them with a practical exam. Over the course of the past 13 months, the IRC’s local Filipino partners have...
...the Intergovernmental Authority on Development’s Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC) - has done a good job of producing regular forecasts, but less so in getting them to those most at risk from extreme weather, it added. “Weather...
...greater understanding of the dangers posed by natural hazards.” “However, it is also clear that while we are doing a better job of managing disasters, we are less good at managing disaster risk. Society creates the disaster, not the hazard itself. Disaster...
...Jan 2015 Source(s):Global Arab Network (GAN) "The Middle East and North Africa region has already done an impressive job coping with its inherent water scarcity; Yemen’s climate smart agriculture and Djibouti’s adoption of drought resistance...
...communities have emerged as critical players in the response with a new can-do attitude. “People given a chance can do a fantastic job,” said Vigilante. “Expect next month to see agreement on the decentralization of a number of services [in recognition...
...livestock dying of drought there, he said. He hopes the government will begin supporting such innovations, both to provide youth jobs and to help the country deal with worsening drought. "We would like the government to give us tenders to supply hay to drought-struck...
...agenda and reviewing lessons from pursuit of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It stresses the need to “finish the job” of the Goals – both to help people now and as a launch pad for the new agenda. Adding that the report proposes a set of...
...change. A nationwide flood risk assessment conducted by France in 2012 showed that almost one inhabitant in four -- and one job in three -- is potentially exposed to water-related hazards. The most vulnerable regions lie along the Mediterranean, in...
...Galveston County, nearly 70 percent of businesses and 75 percent of jobs are in hurricane flood zones, according to a Reuters analysis...similar in other parts of the country: In Norfolk, 76 percent of jobs are in hurricane flood zones. In Charleston, South Carolina...
...Polynesia and Micronesia, rising numbers of school and university graduates can't find formal jobs. This problem, combined with low salaries in the jobs that are available, is encouraging an outward flow of qualified people seeking greater career...
...new programme will help those communities most affected by these problems to better manage their resources, use them to create jobs and generate income and invest in them for future generations." "Hunger and poverty, climate change, deforestation, land...
...the workforce among APEC economies. “Disruptions to cross-border production chains put entire industries, huge numbers of jobs and global trade and economic growth at considerable risk,” explained Dr Bollard. “Addressing vulnerabilities within the...
...Government to improve the financial sustainability of the power sector and the environment to foster investments and support job creation.” In the agricultural sector, the Floods Emergency Recovery Project will replenish the government’s ongoing...

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