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Typhoon Rammasun puts Philippine disaster preparedness to the test

16 Jul 2014, Guardian, the

The government admitted to learning important lessons from Haiyan (Yolanda), during which many victims died because they were not fully informed on the strength of the incoming typhoon and the consequences of a storm surge; and a large component of preparation this year has been angled towards education...


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