Global Perspectives on Disaster Management & Preparedness: The Great East Japan Earthquake/Tsunami

On March 11th, 2011 the Great East Japan Earthquake/Tsunami changed many people’s lives in Japan. It was a normal day for Ayano Oba, a13 year-old junior high school student at the time. She participated in her school graduation and was planning to spend time with her friends in the afternoon when the tsunami hit. March […]

An Introduction to Grassroots Rebuilding Following the Earthquake in Rural Nepal

Mahila Musings: Nepal, Part 1 Continuing our disaster preparedness and response GANM Blogs series, as well as our collaborative relationship with Mahila Partnership, we cordially invite our colleagues and friends to watch this new video blog series on the intersection of disaster response, grassroots organizations, and the power of women in overcoming structural challenges in […]