The primary physical structures, technical facilities and systems whose disruption, failure or destruction have a serious impact on the functioning of society, the economy or the state within a natural hazard induced disaster context.
26 Mar 2015, Japan Times Ltd., the
Two high school students from Tokushima Prefecture have developed a cardboard Western-style sit-down toilet to help disabled or elderly people who might have difficulty with squat toilets, reports Japan Times. 'Compared with water and food, toilets tend to be left out of disaster-preparation measures, but they are a matter of human dignity and human life'...
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