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This might be caused by the change in habitant characteristics, be it biotic or abiotic factors. The weather has also picked up for the past three days, this come with strong wind and high waves as high at 4 meters, making the survey so bumpy and uncomfortable. This has not slowed down the survey, our dedicated team is always ready to do all the possible scientific work on board, even despite the bad weather. We just celebrated the 44th birthday of one of the Mauritanian scientist on board. (...) There is also a well furnished gym to exercise and keep fit while at sea… this can be particularly challenging when the weather is rough! The dayroom where to watch movies and borrow books Mustapha, Abdallah and Alioune gather for a photo Thanks for continuing to join our journey.
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Score: 1307227.7 - https://www.fao.org/in-action/...ca/life-onboard-the-nansen/en/
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Conditions have been particularly bad in Arsal and its outskirts, where altitudes range from 1,300 to 1,400 metres. (...) Elsewhere in the country, bad weather is affecting refugees living on Mount Lebanon, in Beirut and in the north and south of the country. (...) UNHCR’s registration centres in Jordan remain open despite the bad weather, and UNHCR’s helpline for refugees is fully functioning.
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Score: 1304868.75 - https://www.unhcr.org/gr/en/36...s-lash-lebanon-and-jordan.html
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For example, one respondent said that if he had prior knowledge of bad weather overnight, he would sleep in his wheelchair to be able to take cover quickly. Another respondent said an early warning on bad weather would allow him to stock up on medicines, and another one expressed concern of being unable to receive alerts because he cannot hear sirens. (...) The top five hazards or disaster risks faced by survey respondents were floods, extreme weather, tornados, drought, and earthquakes. UNISDR said it has decided to continue the survey until the end of the year to expand the sample.
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Score: 1293929.3 - https://www.un.org/development.../en/news/social/disasters.html
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Opium production in Afghanistan may fall in 2010, UN reports | | UN News Skip to main content Welcome to the United Nations Toggle navigation Language: العربية 中文 English Français Русский Español Português Kiswahili Other Hindi हिंदी Global UN News Global perspective Human stories Search the United Nations Search Advanced Search Home Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East Europe UN Art and Gifts History Corner Topics Peace and Security Economic Development Humanitarian Aid Climate and Environment Human Rights UN Affairs Women Law and Crime Prevention Health Culture and Education SDGs Migrants and Refugees In depth Interviews Features Photo Stories News in Brief The Lid is On UN Gender Focus UN and Africa UN Podcasts Secretary-General Spokesperson All Statements Selected Speeches Press Encounters Official Travels Media UN Video UN Photo Meeting Coverage Media Accreditation Webtv Home Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East Europe UN Art and Gifts History Corner Topics Peace and Security Economic Development Humanitarian Aid Climate and Environment Human Rights UN Affairs Women Law and Crime Prevention Health Culture and Education SDGs Migrants and Refugees In depth Interviews Features Photo Stories News in Brief The Lid is On UN Gender Focus UN and Africa UN Podcasts Secretary-General Spokesperson All Statements Selected Speeches Press Encounters Official Travels Media UN Video UN Photo Meeting Coverage Media Accreditation Webtv   Subscribe Audio Hub Opium production in Afghanistan may fall in 2010, UN reports 10 February 2010 The cultivation of opium – raw material for the world's deadliest drug, heroin – in Afghanistan could drop this year, the head of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime ( UNODC ) said today, as bad weather is forecast during the country's current growing season. The cultivation of opium – raw material for the world's deadliest drug, heroin – in Afghanistan could drop this year, the head of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime ( UNODC ) said today, as bad weather is forecast during the country's current growing season.
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Score: 1291434.8 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2...istan-may-fall-2010-un-reports
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OCHA/Sheldon Casimir Heatwaves, hurricanes, floods: 2017 costliest year ever for extreme weather and climate events, says UN 22 March 2018 Climate and Environment Hurricanes, monsoon floods and continuing severe drought made 2017 the costliest year ever for severe weather and climate events, according to a new report by the United Nations weather agency launched on the eve of World Meteorological Day . (...) World Bank/Lundrim Aliu Carbon dioxide levels surge to new high in 2016, UN weather agency reports 30 October 2017 Levels of carbon dioxide (C02) surged at “record-breaking speed” to new highs in 2016, the United Nations weather agency announced on Monday. UNDAC/Silva Lauffer As climate change makes bad weather worse, countries must strengthen resilience, UN officials urge 18 September 2017 Noting the ever-increasing impact of extreme weather events, top United Nations officials, including Secretary-General António Guterres and Miroslav Lajcak, the President of the General Assembly today urged efforts to boost resilience and strengthen damage mitigation measures.
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Score: 1290825.9 - https://news.un.org/en/tags/weather/video/0
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Mobile phone alerts and weather apps reach even remote areas. Worldwide, death tolls have fallen decade by decade – from over 50 000 deaths on average per year in the 1970s to less than 20 000 in the 2010s. (...) There are large gaps in weather observations, especially in Africa and Small Island Developing States. (...) Where is it? How soon is it? How bad is it? What should people do?  Experience shows that straightforward warning symbols and colour codes (eg, red, amber, green) are highly effective.
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Score: 1289551.6 - https://public.wmo.int/en/reso...ngs-save-lives-and-livelihoods
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Farmers in Malawi are are getting more information about localized climate patterns and are now able to better prepare for extreme weather., by UNDP In recent years, East and Southern Africa have experienced an increase in floods, droughts and other severe and irregular climatic conditions which have wiped out crops and crippled the productivity of many farmers. But the UNDP and government-backed project is now providing three million Malawians with life-saving climate information and early warnings of extreme weather, as well as techniques they can adapt to grow crops which are more resilient to the change in climatic conditions. (...) Malawi | UNDRR | risk reduction | From the Field Related Stories FROM THE FIELD: Malawi farmers diversify to fight climate change FROM THE FIELD: New sensors protect vulnerable Malawians against deadly lightning FROM THE FIELD: Avoiding unintended pregnancies in cash-strapped Malawi News Tracker: Past Stories on This Issue Bad situations ‘only get worse’ without disaster risk governance, UN chief says on International Day 13 October 2020 Humanitarian Aid With nations facing multiple crises simultaneously and a dramatic rise in extreme weather events in recent decades, the UN Secretary-General has called for strengthening disaster risk governance, to build a safer, more resilient world. 
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Score: 1280419.1 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2020/10/1075312
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The State of Climate Services 2020 Report: Move from Early Warnings to Early Action , released on Tuesday by the UN World Meteorological Organization ( WMO ), underscored the need to switch to impact-based forecasting – an evolution from “what the weather will be” to “what the weather will do” so that people and businesses can act early, based on the warnings.  (...) Challenges in small islands, developing countries  Globally over the past 50 years, some 11,000 disasters, attributed to weather, climate and water-related hazards, claimed over 2 million lives and cost the world economy $3.6 trillion, according to WMO.  (...) climate action | Disaster Risk Reduction | extreme weather LISTEN TO UN RADIO Related Stories Water-related hazards dominate list of 10 most destructive disasters New UN financing initiative goes live to power climate action Climate change: Record northern heat, fuels concerns over US wildfire destruction News Tracker: Past Stories on This Issue Bad situations ‘only get worse’ without disaster risk governance, UN chief says on International Day 13 October 2020 Humanitarian Aid With nations facing multiple crises simultaneously and a dramatic rise in extreme weather events in recent decades, the UN Secretary-General has called for strengthening disaster risk governance, to build a safer, more resilient world. 
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Score: 1278578.9 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2020/10/1075262
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Insufficient processing capacity, compounded by bad weather conditions, trigger delays in processing, especially at times of excess supply. Poor weather conditions, such as rain and cloud cover, make drying difficult and cause spoilage. It is not unusual to find a situation whereby high catches coincide with periods of poor weather, hence the problem of FLW is more significant and can be seasonal. 
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Score: 1277630.1 - https://www.fao.org/flw-in-fis...rage/artisanal-fish-drying/ar/
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Insufficient processing capacity, compounded by bad weather conditions, trigger delays in processing, especially at times of excess supply. Poor weather conditions, such as rain and cloud cover, make drying difficult and cause spoilage. It is not unusual to find a situation whereby high catches coincide with periods of poor weather, hence the problem of FLW is more significant and can be seasonal. 
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Score: 1277630.1 - https://www.fao.org/flw-in-fis...rage/artisanal-fish-drying/ru/
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