Shaking, trembling or displacement of the earth surface due to seismic waves or other phenomena of volcanic or tectonic origin.source: CRED
18 Nov 2015, UNICEF
With children still traumatized and families struggling to prepare for winter, UNICEF is helping to provide psychosocial support following the 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck Afghanistan on 26 October. They are supporting teams that are visiting students and their families at home to guage their mental and psychological well-being, inform them about available care options, and encourage children to return to school...
People exposed per year
|5||Taiwan, prov. of China||6,625,479|
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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