17 Dec 2012, RBTH
'Essentially, we will get threshold safety values for sharp climatic changes. It is not so much about global warming as it is about the chance to streamline economic processes and substantiate investments in efforts to prevent disasters. The matrix will take almost everything into account: diseases, death rate, droughts, fires and environmental imbalances,' stated a ministry official...
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