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USA: Hurricane Sandy relief bill fails to face coastal...sorely-needed aid package to help victims of Hurricane Sandy, Congress is also considering spending...spending to provide for recovery from Hurricane Sandy. Clearly, significant aid is needed...
...Support for Recovery Efforts after Hurricane Sandy Date:15 Apr 2013 Source(s...initiatives following the effects of Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. The MoU signing...with CCRIF did not trigger after Hurricane Sandy because losses were below the policy...
...estimates its claims burden from Hurricane Sandy at around USD 900 million Date...estimates its claims burden from Hurricane Sandy to be around USD 900 million...estimates its claims burden from Hurricane Sandy at around USD 900 million, net...
Hurricane Sandy underlines global threat of climate...the US and Caribbean island states by Hurricane Sandy underlined the growing threat posed...Caribbean which have borne the brunt of Hurricane Sandy will be vulnerable to repeat events...
Hurricane Sandy: UN chief highlights challenges and...responses and lessons learned from Hurricane Sandy, while also reiterating his call for more...late October in the Atlantic Ocean, Hurricane Sandy grew into what some media reports...
USA: Hurricane Sandy’s real lesson... Will we learn...Meteorological Society Viewed narrowly, Hurricane Sandy is a success story. Start with the...given a week’s heads-up that Hurricane Sandy would track north, and then, instead...
Was hurricane Sandy supersized by climate change? Date...Guardian News and Media Limited "Hurricane Sandy cannot be attributed to climate change...Scientists are uncertain whether hurricane Sandy is related to climate change. What...
...IDB to help Haiti recover from Hurricane Sandy Date:12 Nov 2012 Source(s...rains and floods triggered by Hurricane Sandy. Haitian authorities met with...assistance-in-wake-of-hurricane-sandy,10211.html
Hurricane Sandy a wake-up call for industry Date:22 Nov 2012 Source(s):Canberra Times, Fairfax Media, the As hurricane Sandy's images stood as a grave reminder that the response to climate change...
USA: What lessons from hurricane Sandy? Date:29 Oct 2012 Source(s):Christian Science Monitor The best response to natural events like hurricane Sandy lies in a community preparing its political, civic...
Hurricane Sandy and climate adaptation Date:17 Dec 2012 Source(s):Environmental...the new normal," according to this Environmental Leader article. Hurricane Sandy and the damage it caused has directed the focus to the issue of climate...
...Secretary-General offers condolences to millions affected by hurricane Sandy, pledges support of United Nations in strengthening...millions of people who have been severely affected by Hurricane Sandy — above all those who lost loved ones or their homes...
...Mitigation projects may have helped saved millions in Hurricane Sandy Date:31 Oct 2012 Source(s):Jamaica Observer...Jamaica Observer reports that in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency...
...Yale University One year after Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the U.S...realities. By Rob Young Since Hurricane Sandy hit the U.S. East Coast a year...term. President Obama’s Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force released...
...Current estimates are that Hurricane Sandy may be the most expensive storm...Wahlström, Chief of UNISDR, visited Hurricane Sandy affected areas in New York and...Union Beach -- Mayor Paul Smith Hurricane Sandy destroyed between 200 and 300...
...affected. On the anniversary of Hurricane Sandy this week, however, the city...about the reconstruction around Hurricane Sandy is that building back better for next...of the President Obama’s Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Team, has...
...damaged by the storm. Sandy, a rare, late-season...at slightly below hurricane strength but its...ON PREPAREDNESS Sandy also prompted officials...year's Atlantic hurricane season has been...families recover from Hurricane Sandy, we're also working...
...Run, a 5K and Fun Run for post Hurricane Sandy recovery. The run, which will...UNISDR). In late October 2012, Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the Caribbean...together. Now, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the City of Hoboken is hosting...
...reduction, in part as a result of Hurricane Sandy which killed at least 117 people...witnessed the disastrous effects of Hurricane Sandy first-hand in 2012,” said...of the areas worst affected by Hurricane Sandy which was the largest Atlantic...
...Melbourne, comparing Hurricane Sandy to Cyclone Yasi, a monster...public alerts ahead of Hurricane Sandy's arrival and how...Morning Herald. While Hurricane Irene left a damage...as $US20 billion, Sandy will cause about $US35...
On anniversary of Sandy, a warning to other major coastal...sees the one year-anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, perhaps the largest Atlantic storm...Almost 300 people were killed along the hurricane’s pathway across some seven countries...
Sandy's lessons for Asia Date:05 Nov 2012...Jakarta Globe, Michael Richardson links hurricane Sandy to two other storms that swept through...areas, "the lesson for the region from Hurricane Sandy must be to improve coastal urban planning...
Sandy task force suggests ways to handle future...task force on rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy listed dozens of recommendations on Monday...proposals included in its report, the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force suggested improvements...
Sandy grant targets storm resilience Date:26...Rutgers University, NJ, participated in the Hurricane Sandy Coastal Resiliency Competitive Grant Program...news/2014-06-26/Front_Page/Sandy_grant_targets_storm_resilience...
'US Senate aims to cut Sandy aid bill down to $24 bln' - Reuters...13 billion from the proposed post Hurricane Sandy reconstruction aid that would have...The plan and other amendments to the Sandy aid measure are expected to be considered...
Sandy's lesson for Asia: Invest in coastal disaster defenses Date:08 Nov...percent of global economic exposure to tropical cyclones." The lesson from Hurricane Sandy for Asia-Pacific region is to improve coastal urban planning, storm...
Superstorm Sandy: A reminder of the importance that communities play in planning and...Foundation, trust.org (TRF) In the light of the recent devastation that Hurricane Sandy has done in the USA, Haiti and in the Caribbean, community preparedness...
Nepal: Sandy summons - Editorial Date:01 Nov 2012 Source(s):Republica, Nepal...Limited While following the events related to the devastation caused by hurricane Sandy, Nepalis take account of the natural disasters and Nepal's preparedness...
Lessons from Sandy: Building with resilience in mind Date:02 Nov 2012 Source(s...C. Revkin, who summarized some of the lessons to be learned from Hurricane Sandy on the pages of The New York Times. The issues mentioned in the opinion...
US: Bloomberg - Why Sandy forced cities to take lead on climate change Date:21 Aug 2013 Source(s):Cable News Network (CNN) "Last fall, Hurricane Sandy made all too clear how vitally important it is to build stronger...
...mark Superstorm Sandy's one-year...recovering from the hurricane that ravaged the...businesses for weeks. Sandy hit with almost hurricane strength winds...future storms. Sandy also prompted...year's Atlantic hurricane season has been...
...storms over the past 10 years. The hurricane hunter airplanes, Lockheed WP-3D...million in federal aid following Hurricane Sandy provided to the Department of Commerce, which funds NOAA. The hurricane hunters help prepare the eastern...
Bracing for Sandy: Cutting the cost of disaster Date:29 Oct 2012 Source...Megan Bradley in her opinion for Ottawa Citizen. Recounting Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Hurricane Irene boring down on New York just over a year ago, and...
...too much attention to hurricane wind strength and not...this week's National Hurricane Conference in Orlando...Rhome added. Superstorm Sandy's devastation of New...New Jersey in 2012 and Hurricane Ike's landfall near...
...Support for Recovery Efforts after Hurricane Sandy Kingston, Jamaica, April...initiatives following the effects of Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. The MoU signing...with CCRIF did not trigger after Hurricane Sandy because losses were below the policy...
...don't incorporate data from Hurricane Sandy, which caused catastrophic flooding...said, with implications for Hurricane Sandy rebuilding efforts, as well...FEMA officials said data from Hurricane Sandy wasn't factored into the maps...
...observed since 1851.” Sandy was the second-costliest hurricane in U.S. history, surpassed...to the states devastated by Sandy. On December 11 The Hill reported...60.4 billion request in Hurricane Sandy aid is needed.” Some...
...Campaign in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Hoboken brings to four the...which was also impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Ms. Wahlström who also heads...sea level. Last October, Hurricane Sandy left the city severely damaged...
...The year's highest insured loss was caused by Hurricane Sandy, with an estimated amount of around US$ 25bn. Munich...lives. With regard to the 2012 loss statistics, Hurricane Sandy alone accounted for some US$ 50bn in overall losses...
...low insurance penetration." Hurricane Sandy was the most expensive event...economic and insured losses. The Hurricane caused an estimated total of...catastrophe in the history of the US. Hurricane Sandy also struck the Caribbean and stretched...
...benign first half of the year, Hurricane Sandy and drought in the US in the second...loss events are all in the US. Hurricane Sandy is the largest Atlantic hurricane...US. Before hitting the US, Hurricane Sandy also struck the Caribbean and...
...but the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy in the New York area, where...News Centre: In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, you were able to present...lived through here in New York [Hurricane Sandy] is a very good example of that...
...two tropical storm/hurricane events, and the yearlong...life occurring during Sandy (131) and the summer-long heat wave...June 29–July 2 2012 Hurricane Isaac — August 26–31...Summer–Fall, 2012 Hurricane Sandy — October 29–31 2012...
...Flood Policy Director Soon after Hurricane Sandy hit, devastating much of the Northeast...and demolish homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy. The bought out land would be preserved...want to relive a devastating hurricane and can’t sell their flood-prone...
...the "new normal". Although Hurricane Sandy made her final sweep through the...media exposure." In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the DDH experienced a 2,000...report. Immediately following Hurricane Sandy, "there were more concerns...
...change. But extreme events, such as Hurricane Sandy, are glimpses of the types of occurrences...future. As the devastation left by Sandy continues to reverberate, decision-makers...As we see more extreme events like Sandy, the importance of assessing regional...
...events – say, the 9.4-foot storm surge that Hurricane Sandy pushed into lower Manhattan last fall. But using...study by the Boston Harbor Association, motivated by Hurricane Sandy and released last month, that analyzed potential...
...run a special race in aid of Hurricane Sandy disaster relief in both Hoboken...are still recovering from the hurricane's damage but I am proud that...risk reduction. Last October, Hurricane Sandy dumped an estimated 500 million...
...communities throughout the United States. The impacts of Hurricane Sandy were amplified by sea level rise, and sea level rise due to climate change has doubled the probability of a Hurricane Sandy-like flood compared to 1950. Every region in the...
...Service Company (JPS), for their quick response after Hurricane Sandy and urged them to maintain a state of preparedness...domestic product (GDP). He informed that the effect of Hurricane Sandy on the country amounted to $9.7 billion in total...

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