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As disaster losses mount, Sri Lanka develops tool to track them

30 Aug 2016, TRF

Sri Lanka is planning to begin testing its first web-based disaster damage and loss reporting system by the end of the year. The Disaster Management Center (DMC) is developing the programme, which will enlist at least one government official from each district - or a representative of a non-governmental organisations in some cases - who is linked to disaster management.



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