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Emergency Information in Israel and disaster related sites

National Authorities

Israel Home Front Command site (Pikud Ha'oref)

Ministry of Health, Emergency department:

National steering committee for Earthquake Preparedness (in Hebrew)

Earthquake Preparedness Brochure (English)

National Fire and Rescue Authority

Local authorities

Haifa Municipality site for Emergency preparedness


Other disaster related sites in Israel

Israel Climate Change Information Center

Israeli Ministry for Environmental protection: Energy and Climate Change:

Identifying Population and Assets at Risk: Dynamic Mapping of the Israeli Coastline. Michal Lichter and Daniel Felsenstein, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Geography.


Disaster related sites world wide


National Emergency Authorities sites

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) (Official website of the Department of Homeland Security, USA)
Victoria State Emergency Service (Australia)
Emergency preparedness for hospitals in California
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Canada - Public Safety
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Canada

International organizations
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
PAHO/WHO (Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization)) Health Emergencies Department (PHE) Health Emergencies site

Emergency research and information sites
European Commission - Copernicus Emergency Management Service 

The Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC): health information resources and technology for disaster and public health emergency preparedness, response, and recovery.

Global Hazards and Disaster Research Centers Map - Compiled information on more than 300 academic hazards and disaster research centers around the world by Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

CDC (Centers for Desease Control and Prevention) - Healthcare System Preparedness and Response
FEMA- National Preparedness Resource Library

Israeli Climate Change Information Center
The Global Alliance of Disaster Research Institutes (GADRI)
National Center for Disaster Preparedness  - Earth Institute – Columbia University (See: Research portal)
Natural Hazard Center, University of Colorado, Boulder
The Disaster Research Center, University of Delaware
Global Disaster Resilience Centre,University of Huddersfield, UK
Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

The Society for Risk Analysis

Related projects sites

CIRCLE-2 - European Network of 34 institutions from 23 countries committed to fund research and share knowledge on climate adaptation and the promotion of long-term cooperation among national and regional climate change programmes.

The DIM2SEA research project : Dynamic Integrated Model for DIsaster Management and Socio-Economic Analysis.

Dynamic Agent Based Simulation of an Urban Disaster Using Synthetic Big Data. Michal Lichter, A. Yair Grinberger and Daniel Felsenstein, Department of Geography, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Dynamic mapping of the Israel coastline - Identifying population and assets at risk. Michal Lichter and Daniel Felsenstein, Department of Geography, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

EU Vademecum - general overview of the measures taken by EU Member States as well as at EU level to deal with disasters.

Emergency Planning
The Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) (Australia)- Emergency Planning
Emergency planning for various Emergencies in Australia - Justice Office of Emergency Management, New South Wales
NSW State Emergency Management Plan (EMPLAN) 2012, New South Wales, Australia