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Ghana: Vice President Amissah-Arthur arrives in Tokyo, Japan

13 Mar 2015, Ghana - gov

The Vice President of Ghana, Mr K. B. Amissah-Arthur, has arrived in Tokyo, Japan for the 3rd UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction. The conference is expected to adopt guidelines on bolstering counter-measures to climate-related disasters, which are worsening in some parts of the world...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO)
  • Website:http://www.nadmo.gov.gh
  • Phone:+233 302 780 221 +233 243 366 078


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO)
  • Website:http://www.nadmo.gov.gh
  • Phone:+233 302 780 221 +233 243 366 078
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1983 12,500,000
Flood 1991 2,000,000
Flood 1995 700,000
Flood 2007 332,600
Flood 1999 324,602
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
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