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Climate change forum inspires Bhutanese youths

6 Oct 2013, ICIMOD

'This forum will go a long way in developing research capacities for the youths of the Royal University of Bhutan,' said Dr Sonam Wangmo, Dean and Officiating Director of Sherubtse College. It also serves to raise awareness in the students about the effect of climate change and expose them to the use of geospatial techniques for climate-related research'...


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Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Storm 1994 65,000
Flood 2000 1,000
Flood 1994 600
Epidemic 1992 494
Epidemic 1985 247
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
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