Any physical construction to reduce or avoid possible impacts of hazards, or application of engineering techniques to achieve hazard-resistance and resilience in structures or systems.
28 Nov 2013, Inquirer.net
Talking about Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), Tan emphasized the importance of adapting to climate change and that of sustainable development. 'This is not the first time we had a strong typhoon and this will happen again. We will see more storm surges and rainfall,' said Lory Tan, CEO and Vice President of WWF Philippines...
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