Search | Contact | Subscribe | Sign In or Register

Crisis Response Journal Crisis Response Journal

News

Climate change risks global food shocks

Climate change risks global food shocks

The risk of extreme weather events causing global ‘food shocks’ is set to rise sharply u...

Sharp increase in anti-vehicle mine incidents

Sharp increase in anti-vehicle mine incidents

Switzerland: Eighty-six accidents related, or that are suspected to be related, to anti-vehicle mine...

New monitoring centre in Switzerland

New monitoring centre in Switzerland

On June 15, 2015, the International Civil Defence Organisation (ICDO) hosted the opening of the...

MOAS raises one million Euros in two days in a 'tidal wave of humanity'

MOAS raises one million Euros in two days in a 'tidal wave of humanity'

Malta, September 5, 2015 - Search and rescue charity MOAS (Migrant Offshore Aid Station) has receive...

Guardian angel Siri and pocket dialling save teen trapped under truck

Guardian angel Siri and pocket dialling save teen trapped under truck

A patient who survived the unthinkable has brought a whole new meaning to the term ‘butt diall...

UN Humanitarian Chief horrified by 'total disrespect for civilian life' in Syria

UN Humanitarian Chief horrified by 'total disrespect for civilian life' in Syria

The United Nations Humanitarian Chief and Emergency Relief Co-ordinator, Stephen O’Brien, conc...

Twelve firefighters among the dead in China warehouse explosion

Twelve firefighters among the dead in China warehouse explosion

At least 44 people are known to have died, and more than 500 injured, following two major explosions...

Saving Lives: The Civil-Military Response to the 2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

Saving Lives: The Civil-Military Response to the 2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

The Marie Bashir Institute and Centre for International Security Studies in Australia have rele...

Myanmar asks for international aid to handle floods

Myanmar asks for international aid to handle floods

The Myanmar government has appealed for international aid amid floods which have killed at least 46 ...

India: Eleven killed in Mumbai building collapse

India: Eleven killed in Mumbai building collapse

At least 11 people have died after a building collapsed near India's western city of Mumbai, police ...

California fires: Evacuation orders given to 13,000

California fires: Evacuation orders given to 13,000

Evacuation orders have been given to 13,000 people in California as firefighters struggle to contain...

India and Myanmar monsoon rains leave dozens dead

India and Myanmar monsoon rains leave dozens dead

At least 20 people have been killed in a landslide as monsoon rains continue to batter parts of Sout...

Ebola vaccine is 'potential game-changer'

Ebola vaccine is 'potential game-changer'

A vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus has led to 100% protection and could transform the way Ebol...

At least 16 dead in Nepal landslides after rain

At least 16 dead in Nepal landslides after rain

At least 16 people have been killed after torrential rain triggered landslides in western Nepal, off...

MH370 search: Debris found on Reunion being sent to France

MH370 search: Debris found on Reunion being sent to France

Debris found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is to be transported to France to find out whethe...

France wildfires: Thousands evacuated from Provence campsites

France wildfires: Thousands evacuated from Provence campsites

Around 10,000 tourists have been evacuated from campsites in the French region of Provence after wil...

China: Tiananmen Square road made 'explosion-proof'

China: Tiananmen Square road made 'explosion-proof'

One of Beijing's main thoroughfares has been made "explosion proof" as part of upgrades ahead of a m...

Afghanistan: Wedding shootout in Baghlan province 'kills 20 people'

Afghanistan: Wedding shootout in Baghlan province 'kills 20 people'

At least 20 people have been killed and 10 wounded in a gunfight at a wedding party in Baghlan provi...

« First Page « Previous 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Next » » Last Page