Monthly Archives: November 2022

French parliamentarians serving the TPNW

The French government is currently rejecting the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty (TPNW). However, parliamentarians in favor of this new international standard have multiplied initiatives in recent months with the advocacy work carried out by our partners ICAN France. The first major initiative in 2022 was to organize a conference in …

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100th AKC REUNITE PET DISASTER RESCUE TRAILER DONATED IN HONESDALE, PA

RALEIGH, North Carolina, November 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AKC Reunite, the largest non-profit animal identification and recovery service provider in United States is pleased to announce the donation of its 100e AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer in Honesdale, Pennsylvania. This rescue gear will be available to send to any local …

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Free carbon monoxide detectors available to residents of Talkeetna and Susitna

The Talkeetna Fire Department and Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) have 34 carbon monoxide detectors available to residents. The CERT team spearheaded efforts to receive grants through the Susitna and Talkeetna Community Councils Community Assistance Scheme. These grants helped fund the detectors, which cost about $60 per unit. The detectors …

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Red Cross: Afghans will fight for their lives this winter

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — More Afghans will struggle to survive as living conditions deteriorate in the coming year, a senior International Committee of the Red Cross official said in an interview, as as the country prepares for its second winter under the Taliban regime. . The religious group’s takeover in …

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The Philippine Red Cross has distributed 600,000 liters of water in the STS Paeng-hit Cotabato city of Maguindanao

CITY OF MANDALUYONG – The Philippine Red Cross Society (PRC) has distributed 600,000 liters of clean, potable water through its tankers and bladders in the cities of Cotabato and Maguindanao hit by the severe Tropical Storm (STS) of Paeng. More than 11,000 households in the city of Cotabato and the …

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Recovery from hurricanes, wildfires blocked by bureaucracy: report

More than 30 federal entities play a role in disaster recovery. A new report released this week by the Government Accounting Office suggests some course corrections. The government says it wants to cut red tape, but efforts to tackle allegations of fraud and abuse have complicated disaster recovery for decades. …

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Alumnus blood donation gives new life to USC board member – USC News & Events

Published on: November 18, 2022; Updated on: November 18, 2022By Megan Sexton, [email protected], 803-777-1421 A USC board member and the assistant director of sports medicine for the University of Tennessee football team met for the first time this weekend as the Vols came to town to take on the Gamecocks. …

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Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will lead the Holiday Lights Parade through downtown Naperville

The Rotary Club of Naperville, in partnership with the Downtown Naperville Alliance, will host the annual Holiday Lights Parade on Friday, November 25. The parade will pass through the heart of downtown under the beautiful twinkling lights. Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to celebrate the season! …

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Red Cross advises safe heating in winter | Free content

As temperatures drop in the Mile High area, the Mile High Chapter of the American Red Cross urges everyone to heat their homes safely by following critical steps to avoid a home fire. Heating equipment is the leading cause of home fire deaths, with most from space heaters. Last year, …

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Recommendations from the Association of Village Council Chairpersons (AVCP) Typhoon Merbok – The Delta Discovery, Inc.

by Vivian Korthuis October 17, 2022: Testimony of Vivian Korthuis, CEO of AVCP. Here are the lessons learned during Typhoon Merbok. These observations and recommendations are in the hope that we will be better prepared for the next big storm in the Bering Sea that will hit our villages. I …

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The Red Cross wants to diversify its pool of blood donors

On Friday, the Red Cross held a blood drive at the St. Raphael Campus of Yale New Haven Hospital. Ahead of the campaign, organizers appealed for more donations from black people to increase blood matches for patients with sickle cell disease. Maggie Grether 1:39 a.m., November 16, 2022 Maggie Grether, …

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Ukrainian Armed Forces repelled enemy attacks near ten settlements over the past day

Over the past 24 hours, units of the Defense Forces have repelled enemy attacks in settlement areas: Novoselivka of the Luhansk region and Bilohorivka, Bakhmut, Bakhmutske, Vremivka, Krasnohorivka, Maryinka, Novokalynove, Novomykhailivka, Pervomaiske of the Donetsk region. The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stated this in its operational …

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AEROSMITH supports disaster relief with American Red Cross vehicles

Every day the American Red Cross helps people facing emergencies of all sizes; during big storms like Hurricane Ian and Hurricane Nicole impact much of the United States, mobilizing volunteers and supplies for preparedness and recovery operations; When a family is devastated by a house fire, they provide shelter, food …

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Community of Hughes Springs offers tornado recovery assistance

HUGHES SPRINGS, Texas (KETK) – East Texans in Hughes Springs are still feeling the impact of the tornado that tore two weeks ago. At the First Assembly of God church, they have set up a disaster assistance center to help support those in need. ‘Shock and disbelief’: Hughes Springs reacts …

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Efficient means a must to facilitate access of CMSMEs to loans

COTTAGE, micro, small and medium enterprises that do not receive the credit intended for them on easy terms and access, despite clear government and central bank directives, are holding back the sector’s recovery from the economic fallout from Covid . It is disappointing that less than 10% of a Tk …

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Pope Francis lunches with the poor of Rome

Pope Francis enjoys lunch with the poor in Rome on the World Day of the Poor, joining around 1,300 guests who dined in the Paul VI Hall inside the Vatican. By Vatican News reporter Pope Francis hosted more than 1,300 people assisted by Caritas Rome and the St. Egidio community …

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Secretary-General stresses the importance of a single global economy |

Guterres was speaking to reporters a day after addressing regional leaders attending the 12th summit between the UN and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Avoid at all costs “As I said at the summit meeting yesterday, we must avoid at all costs the division of the world …

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Federal disaster aid for more areas in NSW

Additional federal financial support has been deployed to communities in New South Wales that continue to respond to severe storms and flooding that began in September. Disaster Recovery Allowance (DRA) is now available to eligible people in 11 more Local Government Areas (LGAs) of: Bega Valley, Junee, Muswellbrook, Nambucca Valley, …

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Veterans Day 2022: Here’s how to celebrate

Miami (CBS) – On November 11, Veterans Day is celebrated annually by giving thanks to those who served in the United States military. To make Veterans Day even more special, South Florida is hosting many events where you can show your support this Friday. See the events below: The City …

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Find out how you and your family can “be ready for the Red Cross”

1200px-American_Red_Cross_logo.svg Contributed • November 9, 2022 DOVER-FOXCROFT — House fires, floods, hurricanes and wildfires are becoming more common and can be devastating to our loved ones, homes and communities. Join us Thursday Nov. DOVER-FOXCROFT — House fires, floods, hurricanes and wildfires are becoming more common and can be devastating to …

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Crypto.com: Partnerships don’t help CRO

Crypto.com, over the past year, has garnered a number of high-profile partnerships, but these have not inflated the value of Cronos (CRO). In fact, the crypto followed the general bearish trend in the cryptocurrency market. Crypto.com: a year of prestigious partnerships, CRO does not want it at all One year …

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Alert for all owners of private wells in flooded areas

November 8, 2022 Alert for all owners of private wells in flooded areas Contact: Cynthia Leckey, EH [email protected] Viera, Florida—The Brevard County Florida Department of Health (DOH–Brevard) advises residents living in homes with private wells affected by floodwaters to take precautions against disease.causing organisms that can make their water unsafe …

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Constellation Stage board members, help with Red Cross, Reality Store needed

The Bloomington City Volunteer Network is your source for local volunteer information. For a complete list, visit BloomingtonVolunteerNetwork.org or call 812-349-3433. The inclusion of an organization on this list does not imply the City’s endorsement or endorsement of the organization’s activities or policies. Information and registration information for the following …

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Community initiatives, humanitarian aid and the impact of COVID-19 – Peace Research Institute Oslo

Five years have passed since more than 700,000 Rohingya fled the brutal military crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine State. The Rohingya refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh are the largest and most densely populated refugee camp in the world. About 50% of the refugees are under 18 years old. The government …

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Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief Sends Dozens of Oklahoma Towns Destroyed by Tornado

IDABEL, Okla. (KFOR) – Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief is sending several volunteers to Idabel after Governor Kevin Stitt declared a state of emergency for Bryan, McCurtain, Choctaw and Le Flore counties following the destructive tornado that ripped through southeastern Oklahoma Friday night. Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief teams are on hand …

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Belize appeals for funds in the wake of Hurricane Lisa

Palm trees shift due to strong winds ahead of Hurricane Lisa’s landfall in Belize City on Nov. 2, 2022. – The northern part of Central America was on high alert Wednesday for Hurricane Lisa’s passage , with warnings of devastating winds, downpours and flash floods also affecting Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. …

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Inside Cambodia’s painstaking search for five million decaying bombs

On a steep, slippery hill next to a quiet village in Battambang province in northwestern Cambodia, a small team works hard to clear up conflict decades ago. It’s an arduous and laborious task, with deminers using detectors to manually map every inch of ground and a range of tools to …

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Mozambique: Humanitarian response improves living conditions in Cabo Delgado

The armed conflict in Cabo Delgado affects thousands of families in Mozambique. Some 950,000 people had been internally displaced by the end of June 2022, according to the UN Migration Agency (IOM). The effects of climate change have increased the vulnerability of the population, causing the displacement and destruction of …

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Local authorities short of staff to match refugees, says Red Cross

Local authorities have not provided the manpower required to connect Ukrainian refugees with landlords who promise housing. Most local authorities tasked with matching landlords with Ukrainian families provide fewer staff than the Irish Red Cross recommends. Irish Red Cross general secretary Liam O’Dwyer said he was disappointed with the “slow” …

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The costs of climate change gobble up the money to avoid it

Comment this story Comment There are three words likely to be heard again and again at the UN climate conference COP27 in the Egyptian resort of Sharm El Sheikh next week: loss and damage. The concept – direct compensation for the economic destruction that will result from climate change – …

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Resort, already $100 million over original price, faces $35 million in hurricane damage | Business Observer

Damage to Sunseeker Resort Charlotte Harbor Resort from Hurricane Ian will cost Allegiant Travel Co. approximately $35 million, according to the company’s latest earnings report. In the report, released Wednesday afternoon (November 2), Las Vegas-based Allegiant said it lost $56.2 million in third-quarter pretax revenue, largely due to one-time charges …

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High fuel rates, easy loans and eased travel restrictions – which will drive CV sales to a million by Fy24

mini A recovery in medium and heavy CVs from multi-year lows, along with continued growth in light CV categories, will help overall CV volume reach nearly one million units by the fiscal year 24 – the level of the last cyclical peak recorded in fiscal year 2019, according to a …

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Review: Branch loan app offers quick and easy loans, but with high interest

Lending apps have continued to bridge the financial inclusion gap in Nigeria by providing loan access to millions of Nigerians locked out of the credit system by banks. Although some unlicensed lending apps have become a threat to the system, the real players continue to fulfill their mandate without compromising …

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