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United States of America

NASA program enhances climate resilience at agency facilities

31 Oct 2014, NASA, United States of America - gov

'Risk management is central to continuity of NASA operations, and the agency is including potential climate extremes in its risk management framework,' said Calvin Williams, assistant administrator for NASA's Office of Strategic Infrastructure at the agency’s Headquarters in Washington'...


National Platform

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2008 11,000,148
Storm 2004 5,000,000
Storm 1999 3,000,010
Storm 2008 2,100,000
Storm 1985 1,000,000
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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