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    Moving an Island

    Displacement and Repatriation After Evacuating an Entire Island Population

    After the entire population of an island in Vanuatu was evacuated due to a volcanic eruption, researchers examined the psychosocial impacts and found more than half suffered extreme distress suggestive of post-traumatic stress disorder.

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    A Flood of Factors

    Water Scarcity Calls for a Multi/Transdisciplinary Approach

    Water scarcity is the result of numerous factors, and so the solutions that drive change will need to be multi-faceted as well.

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    The Role of Children

    Creating Culturally Sensitive Disaster Management

    Disaster planning can be all fun and games! When it comes to involving children and youth, methods including playful elements such as theater, photography, and games can help build connection.

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NHC Articles

Moving an Island - 10/04/2019

Moving an Island

After the entire population of an island in Vanuatu was evacuated due to a volcanic eruption, researchers examined the psychosocial impacts and found more than half suffered extreme distress suggestive of post-traumatic stress disorder.

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A Flood of Factors - 09/24/2019

A Flood of Factors

Water scarcity is the result of numerous factors, and so the solutions that drive change will need to be multi-faceted as well.

Read More...

The Role of Children - 09/27/2019

The Role of Children

Disaster planning can be all fun and games! When it comes to involving children and youth, methods including playful elements such as theater, photography, and games can help build connection.

Read More...