The paper argues that navigating the twenty-first century requires a fundamental reboot of the logic for economic progress and human development, away from a dominant belief in efficiency and optimization.
The establishment of a new organization in Japan integrating the National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NIID) and the National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) was officially decided on May 31 in preparation for infectious disease crises.
Mainichi Newspapers Co., Ltd., the - Mainichi Daily news, the
Increasingly, city governments are having to deal with climate change repercussions alongside those of other disasters, all while addressing its implications for both daily life and future sustainability.
This paper aims to identify key elements and stages of an effective epidemic and pandemic early warning (EW) and response system. It analyses inter-connections of the elements of the early warning system, focusing on the COVID-19 and multi-hazard context
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
The aim of the research paper is to examine the role of anticipatory action in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and to identify best practices and lessons learned from the implementation of measures in response to Cyclone Amphan in Bangladesh in 2020.