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Thailand: Bangkok floods 2011

Total number of documents: 6

Is your business disaster proof?
Source(s): GH; UNISDR
Publication date: 2013
Number of pages: 4 p.

This brochure introduces ways for businesses to build resilience to disasters. Highlighting the negative impacts of catastrophic events on businesses and the clear and present dangers threatening them...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/30674


Evidence, monthly UNISDR newsletter: issue 05, February 2012
Source(s): UNISDR
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 4 p.

This monthly newsletter highlights UNISDR activities around the world. This issue reports on: (i) the two-day post-mortem on Typhoon Sendong in the Philippines leading to the Mindanao Declaration on D...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/25350


Lloyd's global underinsurance report
Source(s): Lloyd's
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 90 p.

This report analyses five natural catastrophes in order to examine the role of non-life insurance in reducing costs to the taxpayer and increasing the speed of recovery, both in terms of economic acti...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/29838


Natural catastrophes and man-made disasters in 2011: historic losses surface from record earthquakes and floods
Source(s): Swiss Re
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 40 p.

Sigma 2/2012: This study reports on the worldwide economic losses from over 300 natural catastrophes and man-made disasters recorded in 2011 and the cost to the global insurance industry. It speci...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/25989


Topics Geo natural catastrophes 2011: analyses, assessments, positions
Source(s): Munich Re
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 56 p.

This issue reports on the most catastrophic events of 2011, which has been the most expensive natural disaster year to date with economic losses amounting to some US$ 380bn. It focuses on the 11 March...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/25635


WMO statement on the status of the global climate in 2011
Source(s): WMO
Publication date: 2012
Number of pages: 19 p.

This issue of WMO annual survey on weather and climate change provides evidence that 2011 had the highest global mean surface temperature levels in a La Niña year. Highlighting a number of climate ex...

http://www.preventionweb.net/go/25884