Subscriptions: RSSEmail

Palestinian Territory, Occupied

Caritas funds will help those most vulnerable to disasters

13 Oct 2014, Caritas Australia

'Disasters can destroy lives, national economies and development programs alike, setting back years of progress. Disaster risk reduction is an attempt to prepare, mitigate and adapt to the impact of disasters, hopefully decreasing the socio-economic impacts faced by millions of people worldwide every year,' said Richard Forsythe, Caritas Australia’s Acting Manager of Humanitarian Emergencies...

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Epidemic 1983 943
Flood 2010 500
Flood 2008 0
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Training & Events in Palestinian Territory, Occupied
Academic Programmes in Palestinian Territory, Occupied
Multimedia Products on Palestinian Territory, Occupied

Create your own view of country national HFA progress by selecting, sorting and comparing the data and information you wish to see. View it online or download a spreadsheet.

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.