natural event


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The next measure necessary is to identify and to access alternative modern financing sources for an ex-ante approach so as to complement the existing resources, in order to reduce the financing gap that may arise after an extreme natural event.
Our volunteers have helped many thousands of people connect with thousands of whales over the years," whale watch coordinator Mike Rivers said, "both by learning the techniques of whale watching and understanding this enormous natural event.
The objectives are to strengthen: (a) infrastructure against the adverse impact of natural events through the implementation of physical mitigation measures; (b) the response capacity in case of an adverse natural event through capacity building, equipment purchase and investment in emergency infrastructure; and (c) the institutional capacity of the various ministries and agencies dealing with disaster management through the provision of adequate facilities, critical equipment, technical assistance and training.
She proposes that women have been going through menopause for thousands of years, therefore it is a natural event in the lives of women.
It is like a natural event and everybody has to play a certain role.
In this context vulnerability encompasses both physical and social characteristics that increase individual or societal susceptibility to the affects of an extreme natural event as well decrease ones ability to recover after and event has occurred.
When water has been thus compromised, a natural event such as a change in water temperature can trigger the complete transformation and eventual demise of a lake, a process that is difficult to halt once started.
For those living in the upper Midwest, the Northeast or Northwest, ponds and lakes are a natural part of the ecosystems there and digging a hole and waiting for it to fill is a fairly natural event in those areas.
Dr Cornelia Feather-stone, the community's resident doctor, said: "This conference is all about learning to accept death as a natural event.
The value of each structure can be analyzed based on how it reacts to a natural event such as a rainstorm or heat wave.
Even back then, though, thinkers such as Socrates suggested that lightning was a natural event that could be explained by science.
People who want to witnesses this strange natural event flocked to the bridge over the River Sakarya.
Environment Officer Adam Cooper said: "The algal blooms, particularly when viewed close up, can very easily be mistaken for sewage but local people and visitors to the area can rest assured that while the foams or scum washed inshore aren't particularly attractive, their presence is a natural event which occurs most years.
Granted the Iceland volcano eruption was a freak natural event, but whose responsibility is it to pick up the tab?
announced today that Elementum Advisors LLC, a Chicago-based alternative investment manager focused on collateralized natural event reinsurance investments, has subscribed to its Severe Weather Service.
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