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Are animals in disasters being ignored?
27.03.2019

What do people in government and ostriches have in common? For many animal owners the answer is pretending to ignore the impending threat.

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Working with the Costa Rican Red Cross to help ani...
27.03.2019

We concluded a three-day training workshop on protecting animals in disasters for 25 members of the Costa Rican Red Cross at their headquarters in San José during the first week of march.

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We move Guatemala to save animals from disasters
27.03.2019

We have moved the Guatemala government to include animals in their national disaster response plans.

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We move Guatemala to save animals from disasters
27.03.2019

We have moved the Guatemala government to include animals in their national disaster response plans.

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Working with the Costa Rican Red Cross to help ani...
27.03.2019

We concluded a three-day training workshop on protecting animals in disasters for 25 members of the Costa Rican Red Cross at their headquarters in San José during the first week of march.

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1020920

Are animals in disasters being ignored?
27.03.2019

What do people in government and ostriches have in common? For many animal owners the answer is pretending to ignore the impending threat.

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Why funding Animals in Disasters Can Help Disaster...
18.03.2019

As a fundraiser, I genuinely need to be moved by the work of an organisation. I need to understand the sense of purpose of why I’m raising funds, and ask myself how can I personally make a difference with my team?

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The changing role of women in pastoral communities...
08.03.2019

22 year old Agnes Ouleko has lost four of her goats and one cow in three lion attacks this year. Agnes is a member of the pastoral Masai community, and as an owner of several goats and cows, she is responsible for their care. When men are away, it is women like Agnes who fight the predators by themselves to protect the lives of their livestock.

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Why We Need To Integrate Animals in Disaster Manag...
29.01.2019

Although animals play a crucial role in contributing to the national economy and socio-economic development in many developing countries, they are given the last priority

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World Animal Protection provide emergency aid to y...
25.01.2019

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From a different perspective
10.01.2019

Throughout my career, I have been asked many times about my work in disaster management, what I did before, how I got to where I am today and how I make decisions during a particular event.

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Species–blind responses creating additional vulner...
10.01.2019

“I lost 25 cows and 30 sheep and goats in the droughts of 2016 and 2017. I had no feed and the rivers and ponds had dried up. Things were very difficult for me. I had to rely on my only my four donkeys to fetch water for my children from very far away distances. The work was difficult for the donkeys and three died of hunger, thirst and exhaustion”

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Animals in Disasters: Sendai Framework for Disaste...
04.01.2019

The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction presented a big step forward from its predecessor the Hyogo Framework for Action

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Animals in disaster risk management
04.01.2019

From the beginning of creation, our planet, like the other planets of the universe, has been subjected to incredible pressures and changes produced by events of different nature and origin, which are still being presented today.

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The Legal and Policy Framework for Animal Protecti...
20.12.2018

For Dalimiya and her family, her animals are her means of subsistence. They live in Dhemaji, which in Assamese language, Dhemaji means "the playground of floods", and they constantly suffer the effects of these events on their animals. The Government of India has taken significant steps in legislation to protect farmers like Dalimiya, who depend on their animals to survive.

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