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Cold Wave

Marked cooling of the air over a large area. It is an extended period of above normal cold temperatures, a drop of atmospheric average temperature well above the averages of a region, with effects on human populations, crops, properties and services. sources: GLIDE; WMO

Mongolia launches public-private partnership for resilience

9 Jun 2016, UNISDR AP

Mongolia has launched a new partnership between the public and private sectors to prevent and reduce disaster risks, as the country looks to protect its economic growth and address its changing hazard profile. The Government’s National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) initiated the Public-Private Partnership Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction.



Number of cold-wave occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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