Medellín declares a climate emergency and prioritizes eight strategies to prevent and respond to emergencies

With this measure, social, technical and financial strategies are defined to better deal with emergencies that arise. In addition, the District prioritizes investment in disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change. The declaration defines eight priority points to prevent and attend to emergencies as a consequence of the rains. Mayor Daniel Quintero Calle declared … Read more

Cold emergency, the former Casenuove school reopens: 16 places and 2 kennels

Starting from Monday 28 November 2022, the Cold Emergency project will return which brings together once again the Union of Empolese Valdelsa Municipalities, the Empolese Valdelsa Valdarno Health Society, the municipal administration of Empoli and Misericordia di Empoli. The objective of the service, launched in the winter of 2017, is to guarantee assistance and shelter … Read more

Climate emergency in Medellín: Quintero prioritized strategies to prevent overflows of the 170 streams on red alert

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The District prioritizes investment in disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change. Photo via: medellin.gov.co The mayor of Medellin, Daniel Quintero Streetdeclared this November 24 that the city is in a climate emergency, given the latest cases that have been witnessed in the city of eternal spring after heavy rainfall, flooding, mass movements, among … Read more

Medellín declares a climate emergency

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@QuinteroCalle @AlcaldiadeMed “Attention Medellín declares a climate emergency and creates the Medellín Master Plan for climate change. It is time to act, this is the roadmap for the future. “The plan is based on actions for the environment, infrastructure, mobility and housing that will help mitigate the impacts of climate change. This is a commitment … Read more

“The nursery school door is broken, teachers and caretakers enter through the emergency bathroom door…”

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The city in disarray – You too editor – The Committee spontaneous mothers of Bagnaia writes: “The interventions are up to the school and a part to the administration. We have reported these things many times but without an answer. Does the municipality undertake to get someone to come and fix everything? “ The conditions … Read more

Emergency accommodation: “Mom, for sure we will sleep outside tonight”

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Adama does not let go of Mustapha’s hand (1). The soon-to-be 5-year-old boy, dressed in a Paris-Saint-Germain tracksuit, does not take his comforter off either, a large Rastafarian plush baptized Naruto, which he carries around with the end of the braids. This district of the François-Mitterrand library (BNF) in Paris, a few steps from the … Read more

Haitian actors hope for local initiatives to deal with the emergency

It is increasingly clear that a solution to the current Haitian crisis requires the international community. The political actors and signatory members of the various agreements have so far offered nothing concrete. According to Me Arnel Rémy, signatory of the Montana Accord and member of the Monitoring Office of the said accord, the … Read more

Faced with the ecological emergency, how can the programs of schools and universities be transformed?

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For several years, in France as elsewhere, higher education has been questioned about its role and its responsibilities in the current socio-environmental crises. In response, many researches and initiatives have emerged aimed at better integrating into the various curricula the principles and sustainable development goalsin particular since the Higher Education Initiative for Sustainable Development (HESI) … Read more

Hikikomori Emergency, a help to the parents of children locked in a room

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It started with a father and his call for help: “My daughter never leaves her room anymore. Can you activate a group for us parents too? ». It was 2019, even before Covid-19, when the man turned toAma association that in Trento organizes self-help groups, community meetings in which a dozen people who share the … Read more

Large families: terrible news for a mother who has to have emergency surgery…

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For several years now, the number one channel, TF1, has been offering the program Families Many. Thus, the purpose of this program remains to highlight these families on an unusual daily basis. Whether because there are many children in the family or because the situation seems complex. Thus, there is even a mother with four … Read more