Earthquake Nepal / Sikkim : Video selection showing the many faces of this cruel earthquake

As usual with important destructive earthquakes, the team has searched the internet to select a set of videos which are showing the different faces of the earthquake. If you have found even better videos on the internet or have recorded a video yourself, please let us know with … [Read more...]

If a serious earthquake would hit Kathmandu Nepal, 13 out of 14 hospitals may collapse

Earthquake-prone Nepal is speeding up efforts to strengthen the ability of its health facilities to withstand a major earthquake, but risk assessments need updating, say officials. Almost a decade has passed since the government and the World Health Organization (WHO) last assessed the structural … [Read more...]