John James

  • Analysis

    Changing the mindset on DRR

    9 May 2013
    Investing in preparation for potential disasters is a “no brainer”, Elizabeth Longworth, director of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), told a recent...
  • News

    DRR in the Arab world

    20 March 2013
    Nearly 300 government officials, scientists, aid workers and activists from across the Arab world are working together in Jordan to draw up the first joint...
  • Analysis

    Water woes in the Arab world

    5 March 2013
    Read this article in: Français - Arabic Export oil, import water – the Middle East’s risky economics By John James Photo: Amr Emam/IRIN Egyptian water...