Response to destructive earthquake in Indonesia

Response to destructive earthquake in Indonesia

In the early hours of December 7 (local time), a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia’s Aceh province on the island of Sumatra. The shallow earthquake caused significant damage, claiming the lives of at least 103 people, leaving more than 84,000 people displaced,...
Nicaragua experiences historic day of hazards

Nicaragua experiences historic day of hazards

November 24, 2016, was a big day for Nicaragua. Category 2 Hurricane Otto made history as it swept across the southern part of the country, breaking three records including southernmost hurricane landfall ever recorded in Central America, the latest-in-season...
A quantum leap for PDC’s 20th Anniversary

A quantum leap for PDC’s 20th Anniversary

Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) has recently launched a new version of its primary software, DisasterAWARE, tremendously enhancing the utility and benefits of all the systems powered by that platform. With the new version 6 systems, code-named Quantum, devices from...