18 Mar 2015, FDFA, Switzerland - gov
'The successful conclusion of the Sendai conference clearly shows that the international community is committed to working together in order to protect the world from disasters, making use of all the knowledge and resources available,' said Manuel Bessler, head of the Swiss delegation in Sendai...
|Disaster||Date||Affected||(no. of people)|
|Mass mov. wet||1988||2,000|
|Mass mov. wet||2000||1,500|
|Mass mov. wet||2002||231|
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08 *: Including tsunami
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