Waves generated by submarine earth movements, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions or landslides. source: CRED
12 Aug 2015, Jakarta Post, the
According to researchers from Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), there is a need for topography mapping and risk-reduction programs: 'The government could prepare for the impact of tsunami-triggering earthquakes should it have a map of the sea basin, especially in the southern part of Java Island, the country’s most populated region', Nugroho Dwi Hananto of LIPI told The Jakarta Post...
People exposed per year
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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