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Advocacy and awareness raising of disaster risk reduction (DRR) through a proactive approach to reporting news and information on natural hazard risk and vulnerability, and not simply the disaster event.

1966-2016: 50 years since the Tashkent Earthquake

30 Apr 2016, UNDP Uzbekistan

Fifty years ago, a devastating earthquake hit Tashkent leaving over 300 000 people homeless. Today, the Government of Uzbekistan pays special attention to protection of population from emergencies and disaster risk reduction.


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