NBC-Nuclear,Biological,Chemical

NBC-Nuclear,Biological,Chemical

Biohazard risk, chemical contamination, nuclear radiation risk.

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The document introduces the case study about reconstruction from Great East Japan Earthquake in Odaka District, Minamisoma City, Fukushima Prefecture. (Soft Measures, such as Evacuation Drills, etc.)
Cabinet Office (Japan)
The IAEA, along with 77 Member States and 12 international organizations, concluded a two day international emergency exercise today that tested responses to a simulated accident at a nuclear power plant (NPP) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
International Atomic Energy Agency
Researcher Casey Kalman discusses how chemical facilities can prepare for worsening climate change and disasters.
Union of Concerned Scientists
Permafrost
A report published recently noted that the permanently frozen land thawing in the Arctic at increasing rates due to global warming could potentially release radioactive waste from Cold War-era weapons production and damage from mining.
Aberystwyth University
Nuclear power station in a field
To assist nuclear installations handling nuclear material in the response to adverse external events, the IAEA is developing a system that will alert the Agency of such events that could potentially affect nuclear sites.
International Atomic Energy Agency
The National Academy of Sciences has funded a project that will identify nature-based solutions that can address climate-induced flood risks bearing down on industrial facilities in Galveston Bay, Texas and limit future disasters.
Environmental Defense Fund
Polluted river
As floods increase in frequency and intensity, chemicals buried in river sediments become “ticking time bombs” waiting to activate.
Earth Observatory of Singapore - Nanyang Technological University
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2021

This report explains that disaster events are only the tip of the iceberg, by highlighting how these events are interconnected with each other, with other larger processes, as well as with our action or inaction. They can lead to future disasters or will

United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security