United Nations, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General (UNSG) António Guterres on Wednesday highlighted how disaster risk reduction actions are vital to safeguard lives, health and livelihoods, eradicate poverty and hunger and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez reaffirmed today the commitment to South-South cooperation in disaster risk reduction, given the country's experience in dealing with natural phenomena.
Mexico, Sept 9 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Thursday completely devoted his morning press conference to highlight mass participation in the fight against the natural disasters that occurred in the country.
Rome, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) The Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) QU Dongyu on Monday called on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to foster the power of innovation and digitalization to speed up the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Beijing, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The rains, storms and gales accompanying Typhoon In-Fa will hit eastern China hard, but could also aggravate the disaster situation in Henan province, the meteorological service warned on Friday.
Port-au-Prince, May 8 (Prensa Latina) Haiti will carry out on May 27 and 28 a simulation exercise (SIMEX) to prepare for natural disasters in the northern part of the country, the Civil Protection Directorate announced.