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UNICEF/UNI189101/Nijimbere
Evidence Reviews

Lessons Learned: Social Media Monitoring during Humanitarian Crises 

Monitoring of social media conversations in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake was found mainly to be useful in two ways: 1. Analysing public reactions to media reports: The data...
ACAPS
2015
UNICEF/UN035982/LeMoyne
Background Reports

Prioritizing Health: A Human Rights Analysis of Disaster, Vulnerability, and Urbanization in New Orleans and Port-au-Prince

Climate change prompts increased urbanization and vulnerability to natural hazards. Urbanization processes are relevant to a right to health analysis of natural hazards because they can exacerbate pre-disaster inequalities that...
Health and Human Rights Journal
2014
UNICEF/UN034854/Abassi, UN-MINUSTAH
Foresight Papers

Poverty & Death: Disaster Mortality

The period 1996 to 2015 saw 7,056 disasters recorded worldwide by EM-DAT, the Emergency Events Database. The frequency of geophysical disasters (primarily earthquakes,including tsunamis, and volcanic eruptions) remained broadly constant...
CRED-UNISDR
2016
UNICEF/UNI184737/Page
Briefings

Focus on Nepal Earthquake and Earthquakes in Southern Asia

Nepal witnessed a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on 25th April and a 7.3 quake on 12th May, the worst natural disasters since 1900 in terms of number of dead, population affected...
CRED
2015
UNICEF/UNI87970/LeMoyne
Background Reports

Rapid Monitoring in Vaccination Campaigns during Emergencies: The post-Earthquake Campaign in Haiti

The earthquake that struck Haiti in January 2010 caused 1.5 million people to be displaced to temporary camps. The Haitian Ministry of Public Health and Population and global immunization partners...
WHO
2013
Briefing

Key Considerations: Humanitarian Response to the Kahramanmaraş Earthquake in Syria ar

On 6 February 2023, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 on the Richter scale brought destruction to southern Türkiye and northern Syria. The official death toll exceeded 50,000, with...
SSHAP
2023
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