Waves generated by submarine earth movements, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions or landslides. source: CRED
25 Mar 2015, APEC
'Empowering women to mitigate disaster risk is critical,' said Emmeline Verzosa, Chair of the APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy... '[Really what is needed is] an environment that widens the door of opportunity for women in economies and advances women’s entrepreneurship...
People exposed per year
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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