20 Nov 2012, UNDP - TFYRM
'It’s one of those ideas you can’t believe isn’t already out there—a disaster app that tells you about dangers to the public.' The benefits of raising public awareness of risks of disasters and actual emergencies are manifold, not only in reducing casualties but in preventing such crises by early alertness to potential hazards...
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Data version: v11.08 *: Including tsunami
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