Waves generated by submarine earth movements, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions or landslides. source: CRED
26 Sep 2014, WB
'This operation will allow the Government of Seychelles to concentrate on strengthening its methods to ‘build back better’ in the aftermath of natural disasters while also protecting its people against the effects of natural disasters and making their development gains and plans more disaster resilient,' said Makhtar Diop, the World Bank’s Vice President for Africa...
People exposed per year
Source of data: 2009 Global Assessment Report
|Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database|
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