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Showcasing Cuba’s Hurricane Sandy recovery Date:15 May 2015 Source...to recover from the impact of Hurricane Sandy, which lashed the island...Recovery of Santiago de Cuba after Hurricane Sandy". It offers a trove of information...
...buildings prepared for natural disasters bigger than hurricane Sandy? Date:19 Nov 2014 Source(s):Guardian News and...task force that proposed building code upgrades after Sandy, talks about the disaster risk reduction measures New...
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...
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...
...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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
...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
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...
...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...
...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...
...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...
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...
...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...
...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...
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 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...
...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...
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...
...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...
...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...
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...
'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...
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...
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...
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...
...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...
Resilient shores: After Sandy, climate scientists and architects explore how to co-exist with...Princeton climate scientists are using mathematical models of hurricanes to predict storm surge levels over the next century, taking into...
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...
...damages. Seven years later, hurricane Sandy struck the Eastern coast of...the devastation of a single hurricane like Sandy, imagine what this would be...upon, one might imagine a hurricane like Sandy would swallow the country whole...
...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...
...Much of the damage from Hurricane Katrina, an estimated...NOAA). Superstorm Sandy, which plowed into...northeastern U.S. coast with hurricane-strength winds last...that was the case with Sandy, which traveled so...between climate change and hurricanes has suggested that there...
...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...
...Memphis, Tennessee, fostering more livable, walkable, healthy and resilient communities. Through our response to Hurricane Sandy, the federal government partnered with Northeastern states, cities and towns to rebuild roads, schools, electric...
...preparedness Date:30 Apr 2015 Source(s):White House, the By Tamara Dickinson and David Applegate In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the Administration established The White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative to find...
...highlighted at our July 2014 Demo Day, and the launch disasters.data.gov. Formed by the Administration in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the Initiative strives to find the most effective ways technology can empower disaster survivors, first responders...
...one that accompanied Hurricane Sandy in 2012, while still...Similar moves after Hurricane Sandy in 2012 provided much...coverage Katrina got and Sandy got, Ike just didn't...when there's not a hurricane." Most of the post-Ike...
...important trait – exposure to a yearly hurricane season that can, at times, have devastating impacts. The impact of hurricanes in the Caribbean is widespread, severe and expanding. Hurricane Sandy in 2012 impacted countries from Jamaica...
...affecting tens of millions. The United States was also struck by an extreme climatic disaster- Hurricane Sandy. It experienced the second-costliest hurricane in its history causing severe damage in New Jersey and New York, and affecting 24 states...
...cost-effectiveness of ecosystem-based solutions, particularly in the case of oyster reefs. "Based on our study of hurricane Sandy, it is possible to reduce in a sustainable way 60% of disaster risk of which 40% can be ecosystem-based disaster...
...the importance of effective climate risk management cannot be overestimated. The infrastructure failures caused by hurricane Sandy in New York in 2012 and the huge economic costs induced by the eight meter-high floods witnessed in Dresden during...
...people and property. Recovering from a flood, hurricane, industrial accident or any other extreme event...10 most costly disasters in its history, with Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy at the top of the list. Over the last four years...
...bill, said, "In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, New Yorkers understand that...homeowners lost their homes when Sandy arrived at our shores and thousands...of hearings after Superstorm Sandy and Hurricanes Irene and Lee, ensures that...
...disaster recovery in the wake of devastating storms like Hurricane Sandy, ensuring that rebuilding and infrastructure projects...developed in response to lessons learned in the aftermath Hurricane Sandy, and will allow users to report and view availability...

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