Shaking, trembling or displacement of the earth surface due to seismic waves or other phenomena of volcanic or tectonic origin.source: CRED
2 Mar 2015, Japanese Red Cross Society
'This school is really a vital part of the social services here in Yamada town,' says Atsushi Okawa, a 34 year old fisherman, who spends most of his day at sea while his 5 year old boy is entrusted to the staff at the school. Over two years ago, the Japanese Red Cross Society stepped in and supported the rebuilding of the 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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