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Malaysia

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Malaysia: Reduce our disaster risks - opinion

31 Dec 2014, Star Online, the

'The ongoing floods are a lesson not too late for learning. Let’s have a happier new year.' M. Veera Pandiyan of The Star examines the history of flooding, early warning, disaster management and governance in Malaysia...


National Platform

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2007 137,533
Flood 2006 100,000
Flood 1988 60,000
Storm 2004 40,000
Flood 2005 30,000
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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