Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) Announces New Board Seat for Google and New Board Member

Google joins OCP as an Executive Member, Google Engineer joins OCP Board of Directors AUSTIN, Texas, May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP), a collaborative community focused on redesigning hardware technology to efficiently support the growing demands on compute infrastructure, announces today that Google is now an Executive Member and […]

Interesting Films and Disabled Hollywood Director Stephan Pacheco Unveil Brand New Movie About Heroic Nurses That Saved the Screenwriter’s Life in This True Story

“Nurses Do It Better” because they do YUMA, Ariz., May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Film Director Stephan Pacheco unveils “Nurses Do It Better” at select film festivals throughout the world; hoping to find its audience at the Raindance Film Festival in London, The New Media Festival in Los Angeles, the Tribeca Film Festival, or […]

Thailand – Severe Weather (AHA, TMD, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 12 May 2020)

Heavy weather including high winds, thunderstorms and storms were reported across most of Thailand on 29 April – 9 May, leading to casualties and widespread damage. According to ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance (AHA), 2 people died (one in Chiang Rai Province, and another one in Loei Province), 2 people were injured, and about […]

COVID-19 Global Health Emergency Response – Asia-Pacific Region Situation Report (May 9th, 2020)

Key Concerns • We urge the world to stand together with the most vulnerable children to fight COVID-19, especially refugees and the internally displaced. • Devastating aftershocks of the crisis are putting millions of children’s lives at risk. We urgently need to address both the direct health impacts of the virus and the secondary impacts […]

COVID-19 – Cargo Entry Point Update, 12 May 2020

Background In an effort to have an overview of the impact of COVID-19 on Humanitarian Supply Chains in the world, the Logistics Cluster is compiling updates on entry point for cargo. The table below reflects updates received from other organisations and the private sector. As per the Logistics Cluster mandate, the information gathered focuses only […]