Off grid living

Clean energy to light up off-grid areas of Mindanao

STRENGTHENING LIVELIHOODS Poor households in the island province of Tawi-Tawi will benefit from a steady supply of electricity once the hybrid solar power plant in Sitangkai town is completed. The electricity project is also expected to boost livelihood programs, such as seaweed cultivation, in the province. —PHOTO GRACIOUS FROM THE …

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New electrification projects announced | Buckle PNG

Australian High Commissioner Jon Philp has announced the start of the projects, which will be funded by grants from the Pawarim Komuniti Off-Grid Electrification Program – an initiative of the PNG-Australia partnership. “We are delighted to announce the first three Pawarim Komuniti projects. Together, these projects will provide access to …

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Are we living in a safer America today? | Notice

Has President Biden worked to make America safer and less dependent? The answer is not just a resounding “no”, but it has brought our enemies under control. India has been buying transformers for its power grid from China for years. Last summer, Chinese and Indian troops clashed in a border …

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Moving from one risk to another: dynamics of hazard exposure and vulnerability to disasters for internally displaced people, migrants and other people on the move – Global

INTROUCTION: MOVING THROUGH LANDSCAPES OF RISK Relocation, in all its different forms, has intrinsic risk management value, allowing individuals to prevent or mitigate the negative impacts of hazards (natural and man-made). Evacuees fleeing a cyclone or conflict, pastoralists moving along transhumance routes to earn a living in an environment where …

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