Handicap International joins Rapid Disaster Response network
Handicap International is to join a network of experts who can be called on by the UK Government in times of international crisis, such as famine, floods and earthquakes.
UN starts talks on 2015 disaster reduction plan
New blueprint will build on the Hyogo Framework for Action, the first global plan to explain and detail the work required to reduce disaster losses
Moderate quake shakes north India, no damage reported
Buildings swayed for about 30 seconds in New Delhi's central business district and many workers abandoned lunch and made for the stairs