19 Sep 2014, UNISDR
'The Tangible Earth is also used to present information on disaster risks in any point on the planet, developed by UNISDR in collaboration with a consortium of leading scientific and technical institutions. It provides for the first time a global vision of disaster risk. I hope that each person who touches this globe will think about what she or he could do to make this a more resilient planet'...
|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
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
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Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.