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UN recognition for disaster resilience apps

23 Sep 2014, Environ Systems Research Inst

Margareta Wahlström, Head of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, said: 'Technology and science have a role to play in making the planet a safer and more resilient place. These apps will empower people across the world to manage the risks associated with extreme weather events fuelled by climate change which affect over 100 million people every year'...


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