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Communication with Affected People during a Nuclear Disaster – Japanese Red Cross – 2017

The Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami (GEJET) triggered the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident (Fukushima Daiichi accident) in 2011, radioactive materials were released into the air and the sea. This forced the residents to evacuate from the surrounding areas of the power plant. In addition, accurate information about the accident was not shared …

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Clinical Care of Severe Acute Respiratory Infections – World Health Organization Toolkit

This toolkit is intended for clinicians working in intensive care units in low- and middle-income countries, managing adult and paediatric patients with severe forms of acute respiratory infection, including severe pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, sepsis and septic shock. Its main objective is to provide some of the necessary tools that can be used to …

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Protection, Gender, & Inclusion in Emergencies Toolkit (launch)

The Protection, Gender & Inclusion unit at the International Federation of the Red Cross Red Crescent invites to the launch of the first comprehensive toolkit for ensuring Protection, Gender & Inclusion in Emergencies. Session 1: Time: Jul 2, 2020, 05:00 – 6:30 PM Zurich Join Zoom Meeting: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/76817398923?pwd=UVZVTkd4QnNsMEpZclJVQWpEK0ZSdz09  Meeting ID: 768 1739 8923 Password: PGI Session …

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COVID-19: Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience and its Framework

The Asia Pacific Disaster Resilience Centre invites the 2nd International Forum and Disaster Resilience on the topic: “COVID-19: Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience and its Framework” Date: 3 July 2020 Time: 13:00 – 18h30 (GMT+9, Seoul Time) Connection: https://event.voiceboxer.com/event/rcnbtr/login      

Jackie Survives Alabama Fire

  Jackie’s story surviving the devastating Alabama electrical Fire – Birmingham, Alabama 2019 Jackie Sturdivant survived the May 18, 2019 Alabama fire. The Smoke Alarms installed by Red Cross Volunteers three days before the electrical fire managed to save Jackie, her three children and their pet dog. Jackie’s son had recently learned about fire safety as …

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