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The SARS-COV-2 virus has affected billions of people globally either directly, through testing, quarantining, cancelled meetings and conferences, production and supply difficulties and a run on various products. The ec...

03/04/2020

European tourists are more frequently going to places all over the world with significant tsunami risk, researchers have found. A global tourism destination risk index for tsunamis was released today at the 2018 Annual Conf...

04/18/2018

Disasters such as earthquakes, typhoons and floods have devastating impacts on a community’s ability to thrive. Supporting decisions to prepare for, respond to and recover from natural disasters require input across m...

08/31/2016

Following the devastating 25 April 2015 Gorkha Earthquake, individuals in Nepal needed to communicate with family and friends to check-in with each other or to request or offer help. Communities needed to connect with gover...

05/15/2016

The 25 April 7.8 magnitude Gorkha earthquake and subsequent aftershocks, including the 7.3 magnitude earthquake in Dolakha, has caused devastation in Nepal on a scale not seen since the 1934 Nepal-Bihar Earthquake. Accordin...

05/10/2016