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Mauritius

Mauritius: Early warning system for storm surge set up before next cyclonic season

21 Jan 2015, Mauritius - gov

Minister Dayal expressed the wish for the Dutch government to be a stakeholder as part of the international support from which Mauritius benefits with regard to the fight against coastal erosion. Around one quarter of the population of Mauritius resides on the coasts of the island, he stated.


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Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1982 32,000
Storm 1991 7,500
Storm 1989 4,507
Epidemic 2006 2,553
Storm 1994 2,300
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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