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Italy

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Bad weather kills 4, injures 20 in northern Italy

4 Aug 2014, Chinaview.cn, Xinhua

Following the many 'alarm bells' sounded by recent weather phenomena, the government of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi pledged on Sunday to invest more resources in 'safeguard, prevention and security works,' and streamline the bureaucratic system that often impede rapid intervention...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Civil Protection Department
  • Website:http://www.protezionecivile.gov.it
  • Contact:Head of International Relations
  • Phone:+39.06.68.20.29.11 +393357091787


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    National Civil Protection Department
  • Website:http://www.protezionecivile.gov.it
  • Contact:Head of International Relations
  • Phone:+39.06.68.20.29.11 +393357091787
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Earthquake* 1980 407,700
Earthquake* 2009 56,000
Flood 2000 43,000
Earthquake* 1997 38,100
Earthquake* 1983 21,030
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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